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Ohio woman embezzled thousands from former employer, police say

Local - 10/27/2013 7:57 PM by Karen Franklin
An Ohio woman faces charges in West Virginia after authorities say she stole $150,000 dollars from her former employer.

Connie Lynn Whitley, 50, faces a felony embezzlement charge, according to State Police. The Proctorville woman is accused of taking money while working as a bookkeeper for Uptowner Inn Inc., which owns several hotels and apartments in West Virginia. 

Whitley wrote 191 checks to herself from five different accounts, according to authorities.


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