Former Portland Marathon president indicted for fraud, tax evasion

February 17, 2022

A federal grand jury in Portland charged the former president and event director of the Portland Marathon on Thursday for defrauding the charity, Acting U.S. Attorney Scott Erik Asphaug of the District of Oregon announced.

The jury charged 80-year-old Lester V. Smith of Tomball, Texas with wire fraud and tax evasion. KOIN