Brett Favre repays $600K in embezzled welfare funds, still owes $280K in interest

By , Audacy Sports

NFL legend Brett Favre has repaid an additional $600,000 to Mississippi for fees received from no-show speaking appearances, the state said this week.

However, Favre still owes an additional $280,000 for interest accrued on the original $1.1 million he received in embezzled funds from Mississippi's Department of Human Services, according to state auditor Shad White.

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Favre, 52, made an initial repayment of $500,000 in May 2020, weeks after the allegations of the ill-gotten proceeds first surface