San Ramon police arrested the former treasurer of the Diablo Valley Youth Football League on embezzlement charges Wednesday after an investigation by police and league officials determined he’d stolen an estimated $200,000 during his tenure.
Investigators said Lynwood B. Peyton, 64, was taken into custody at 3300 Promontory Way in San Ramon at 9 a.m. Wednesday.
Peyton served as league treasurer from 2007 to 2014. He was arrested following forensic analysis of his financial records, as well as those of the league.
He was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility with a bail of $50,000.