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Replacement named for paroled elementary principal

A temporary replacement has been named for a Sparks elementary school principal who was placed on administrative leave after officials learned he’s on parole for embezzling .

Rick Harris will replace Andrew Stansberry at Moss Elementary School.

The action was required after Washoe County School District officials recently learned that Stansberry had been sentenced for embezzling $26,796 from a school fund while a principal for Michigan’s Benton Harbor School District.

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