Former RTA Board President arraigned on theft charges

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Former RTA Board President George Dixon was arraigned Tuesday on theft charges.

The FOX 8 I-Team found Dixon had "improperly" received more than a million dollars in benefits.

Dixon served as RTA board president for 24 years. He resigned March 29, 2018.

His bond was set at $5,000.

Dixon's next court hearing is scheduled for August 27.

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