Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Illinois Woman Charged With Embezzling More Than $30 Million From Municipality
Read the story here, here and here.
Listen to Chris Marquet who was interviewed on WGN Radio (Chicago) on 4/18/12 regarding this story here.
Update (5/1/12): Crundwell has been indicted on charges that she embezzled more than $53 million since December 1990 from the City of Dixon, Illinois. This revision of loss magnituded easily places Crundwell's embezzlement in the top 10 in modern US history. Read an update on the story here.
Update (2/14/13): Crundwell has been sentenced to 19 1/2 years in prison.