LSU Professor Arrested on Dozens of Fraud Charges

January 11, 2016

Louisiana authorities have arrested Todd Finley Shupe, director of Louisiana State University's Wood Durability Lab, and charged him with 98 counts of fraud and misappropriation of funds. Shupe is alleged to have repeatedly forged students' signatures to collect faked travel expenses of more than $16,000, The Advocate reported. Shupe did not respond to an email from Inside Higher Ed about the charges.

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