Sycamore Police Department Anthony D. Czek

SYCAMORE – The President and Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Dekalb County has been charged with embezzling funds from the organization. In a press release by the Sycamore Police Department, they say 37-year-old Anthony D. Cvek of Sycamore was charged with allegedly embezzling over $10,000 in funds from the non-profit. During the investigation, a search warrant was served in the 200 Block of West Sycamore Street that yielded numerous documents, transaction records, and equipment purchased while the Cvek allegedly had control of the Habitat for Humanity fund. He was arrested Thursday evening at his home but later posted bond. The investigation is ongoing.