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Former Union Treasurer Charged with Stealing Funds

Written By: Renata Stiehl
Former Union Treasurer Charged with Stealing Funds

      OWEGO, NY (WENY) -- A former teachers union treasurer is accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars from the organization.
     Forty-five year old Amy Wales of Owego is charged with 2nd degree Grand Larceny. According to the Tioga County Sheriff's Office, Wales embezelled more than 50-thousand dollars from the Owego-Apalachin Teachers Association during the previous year.
      The arrest follows a three month investigation into the missing funds.