A press release from the McHenry County State’s Attorney:
CURT REHBERG SENTENCED TO NINE YEARS IN THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR THE OFFENSES OF THEFT
Louis A. Bianchi, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that Curt Rehberg, 50, of Cary, was sentenced to nine years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for the offenses of Theft.
Rehberg pled guilty to three counts of Theft (Class 1 Felony) with one count being non-probationable.
Rehberg was an attorney in Crystal Lake who represented several estates and trusts.
Part of Rehberg’s representation of those clients was to disburse money to the beneficiaries of those estates and trusts.
One of the counts that Rehberg was sentenced to related to an amount of money more than $500,000, intended for donation to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
The total amount stolen from the victims was $1,229,744.36.
This case was investigated by the Crystal Lake Police Department.
This case was prosecuted by Robert Zalud and Andrew Mueller of the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.