Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Former Pennsylvania Municipal Finance Worker Arrested For Embezzling More Than $100K

Heather Nicole Nolan, 31, of Altoona, Pennsylvania, was arrested yesterday for allegedly embezzling more than $100,000 from the municipality of Hollidaysburg Borough, where she had been employed in their finance office. A state audit showed that some $103,000 missing from January 2004 and last July. Specifically, Nolan has been charged with six counts each of theft by unlawful taking or disposition, theft by failure to make required disposition of funds received and misapplication of entrusted property. Details on how the misappropriation occurred have not been released.

Read the story here, here and here.


Anonymous said...

A high-ranking female has been fired...that was in administration of multiple nursing homes (ohio, PA, and NY). For embezzlement...and was fired two days ago. What are the details? Are charges pending? Funds taken from patients' personal fund accounts. Looking for details.

Anonymous said...

Also believed this employee may have a gambling problem.