A man hired to look after the cars of Philadelphia Eagles
players during games is charged with stealing $225,000 from one
player’s bank account.
Federal officials said Wednesday that 37-year-old Robert Von
Ryan of Philadelphia is charged with bank fraud.
U.S. Attorney Zane David Memeger says Von Ryan went into Eagles
guard Todd Herremans’ car and took documents containing the
player’s checking account information, enabling him to transfer
more than $225,000 from Herremans’ account to his own from 2009 to
An Eagles spokesman says Von Ryan worked for a subcontractor
security service that is no longer used by the team. The spokesman
says Herremans was reimbursed by his insurance company.
It isn’t clear whether Von Ryan hired an attorney.