Former Hillsboro council president charged with theft
Former Hillsboro City Council president Lee Koogler was arrested by the Hillsboro Police Department Thursday, Sept. 21.
Koogler, a former Hillsboro attorney, was charged with theft, a fifth-degree felony.
According to Hillsboro Municipal Court records, a warrant was issued for Koogler on Sept. 15.
The case is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on Oct. 3.
As previously reported, Koogler resigned as council president in March 2019, after being re-elected to a four-year term in November 2017. He was first elected to council at large in 2005.