Liberty Management Group

The Daily Courier:  Prescott man charged with embezzling $250K

By Scott Orr

September 22, 2016

PRESCOTT – The president of the Liberty Management Group was arrested Wednesday, Sept. 21, and charged with embezzling more than $250,000 over 10 years from The Mountain Club, which, until Sept. 1 had been a long-time client of Liberty.

Joshua S. Lethbridge, 49, was taken into custody and charged with multiple felonies including fraudulent schemes and artifices, nine counts of falsely making a written instrument, and six counts of theft with intent to deprive of property.

According to a memorandum from The Mountain Club’s board of directors, obtained by The Daily Courier, “The Board met with the principal of Liberty Management Group on Sept. 2, 2016, and were told that over $250,000 had been embezzled from The Mountain Club … over the course of a decade,” the memo said.  Read more: