IN ALBION, NEW YORK, A FORMER MEMBER of the Carlton Volunteer Fire Department was arrested and charged with stealing $27,000 from the department.
The Livingston County Daily News reports:
Cynthia L. Janus, 50, of 2801 Oak Orchard Rd., Albion was charged with third-degree grand larceny. An audit of the department’s financial records indicated that about $27,000 was unaccounted for between September 2005 and August 2009. The investigation determined that the funds were allegedly embezzled by Janus through her appointed position of operating the department’s recreation hall and bar, state police said.
She was released on her own recognizance and is scheduled to return to court on June 7.
WIVB-TV Ch. 4 Buffalo has this video report: