MASON CITY, Iowa – A trial date has been set for the former manager of a Mason City hotel. 55-year-old Robert Chester Walker of Mason City is charged with ongoing criminal conduct-criminal enterprise, 2nd degree fraudulent practice and 2nd degree theft. He’s accused of embezzling from Holiday Inn Express of Mason City from September to December 2013.
Walker has pled not guilty to the charges against him. A jury trial has been scheduled for August 26th. The crimes of which Walker has been accused are class “D” felonies, punishable by up to 5 years behind bars and/or $5,000 fines.