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Man caught stealing from tribe

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A Texas man was sentenced to serve time in federal prison for stealing money from the Chickasaw Nation. Roy Francis Ewing III, 42, Gainesville, was sentenced to serve one year plus one day followed by two years of probation for embezzling funds from the Winstar Casino near Thackerville. Mark F. Green, United States attorney for the eastern district of Oklahoma, said Ewing was an employee at Winstar when the embezzlement occurred.