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Federal indictment says Wold bought speedboat with stolen Fry Foods money

Doug A. Wold (Idaho Department of Correction file)

BOISE - Doug Wold, former human resources manager for Fry Foods in Ontario, used money he diverted from the company to buy a high-priced speed boat, according to a federal indictment filed against the Meridian man. He was arrested on the new charges by Internal Revenue Service agents on Sept. 11.

Wold was charged in U.S. District Court in Boise on Sept. 10 on 11 counts of wire fraud, mail fraud and money laundering.

The charges echo those Wold, 48, faces in Malheur County Circuit Court and allegations in a civil complaint Fry Foods has filed against Wold to recover more than $100,000.

Dave Goldthorpe, Malheur County District Attorney, said he will proceed with the Oregon case amid the federal prosecution.

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