After husband Matthew Mercuro's conviction for embezzlement Janelle Mercuro is requesting $15,890 from the city of Huntington Beach. Items were taken during the investigation of Mr. Mercuro for embezzling $365,000 from pro skater Ryan Sheckler, and now Mrs. Mercuro wants financial compensation. She explained that her car was towed to Huntington Beach and then sold and stripped according to the Orange County Register. She is asking for $7,140 for the loss of her car. Also $500 for an iPod station that has not been returned and for the city to cover $8,400 in legal services that she paid for representation in the retrieval of her property. See Penal Code Sections 503 et. seq.
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