Published: Apr 02, 2014 11:16 AM EDT
Updated: Apr 02, 2014 3:04 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Lee County school employee convicted of using his official district credit card to make money, has been sentenced 15 years of probation.

John Breese, 50,also has to pay $46,000 in restitution to the Lee County School Board, beginning this month.

Breese plead guilty to larceny and stolen property. Another district employee tipped deputies off that Breese was buying roofing material and then selling it for a profit. Breese admitted to the accusations.