A Roy man will stand trial Aug. 30 on charges that he ended up with hundreds of thousands of dollars that his wife embezzled at her place of work.

Lee Garcia, 40, entered a plea Monday of not guilty to theft by receiving Monday before 2nd District Judge Stanton Taylor.Wendy Covington Garcia, 29, also of Roy, was sentenced last week to serve up to 15 years in prison for theft. The former bookkeeper for the Ogden management corporation, K & G Management Service Corp., entered a guilty plea to the 2nd degree felony charge.

She was sentenced to prison for embezzling more than $400,000 from the company. Her husband is accused of taking most of the stolen money.