Bank worker fired by Wells Fargo for minor crime 50 years ago declines offer to return to work

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: October 26, 2012 - 2:56 PM

DES MOINES, Iowa - Richard Eggers, the 68-year-old Iowa man whose firing this summer from Wells Fargo Home Mortgage over a minor crime 50 years ago stirred national interest, has said he won't return to his job unless the bank changes a background check policy that he believes discriminates against low-level workers.

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