Accountant Charged of $25,000

In Mount Pleasant, Police say $25,000 was embezzled by an employee from Smith and Son’s Meat Packing.  According to the Isabella Country sheriff, the employee identified as Stephanie Lynn Lyon, 34, who was accused on three felony charges of embezzlement of $20,000 or more, forgery and fraud.

Sheriff Leo Mioduszewski asserted Lyon committed the crimes from 2010 to 2012 with a total amount of $25,835 embezzled money while working as an accountant.

She double-signed and cashed 63 checks and produced and forged 10 checks during the said time frame, says Police.

Lyon is faced with a punishment of 10 years in prison for embezzlement and 14 years each for forgery and fraud. 

Posted by Diane Araga, on February 1, 2013 at 9:00 AM