The lawsuit was filed against Joe Wingo, Linda Wingo, Wes Wingo and Andy Wingo
, the founders of Angel Food
, which is also named in the suit.
For example, the lawsuit claims Joe Wingo, Linda Wingo, Andy Wingo
, his wife Lindsey Wingo, and Wes Wingo, used Angel Food credit cards to pay for $852,000 in personal lifestyle purchases in 2006.
The suit alleges Andy Wingo, formerly the food procurement officer for Angel Food, for several years "routinely and systematically" required vendors to provide him "kickbacks" in order to do business with Angel Food.
The suit claims Andy Wingo
did not report the kickbacks to other Angel Food personnel but other members of the Wingo family were made aware of the activity and for a period of time allowed Andy Wingo
to continue in his
position and receive compensation from the ministry before eventually relieving him of his
The lawsuit did not indicate the total amount Andy Wingo
allegedly received from vendors.