Athens County Sheriff Patrick Kelly en Ohio Sheriff Charged With Theft Denies Wrongdoing <p>A southeast Ohio sheriff has been indicted on 25 counts, including felony charges of theft in office, tampering with records and engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 23:44:30 +0000 Associated Press 50423 at Audit Shows Improper Spending By Athens County Sheriff <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>A state audit shows Athens County Sheriff Patrick Kelly and two of his employees used $5,700&nbsp;in public funds to purchase shirts, meals, and items for parties last year. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 01:27:46 +0000 Associated Press 39499 at