MOUNT HEALTHY, OH (FOX19) - The principal of Mount Healthy High School has resigned after pleading guilty to stealing watches from a department store.
The school board accepted the resignation of D. Wayne Sawyers during its board meeting on Monday night.
Sawyers pled guilty to unauthorized use of property earlier this month. According to court documents, he stole four watches from the Kohl's on Fields Ertel Road. He was identified by store security photos. He was sentenced to one year of probation and ordered to stay away from Kohl's.
Sawyers is on administrative leave until April 30 and will then retire. The position will not be filled until next school year.