Former Cayuga clerk-treasurer receives probation, ordered to pay restitution after guilty plea of theft

Dillon entered a guilty plea to 'theft concerning a program receiving federal funds.'

Posted: May 21, 2019 12:41 PM
Updated: May 22, 2019 8:30 AM

CAYUGA, Ind. (WTHI) - We have new information in a case against a former Cayuga clerk-treasurer.

Sami Dillon will serve five years on probation.

A judge also ordered her to pay almost $53,000 in restitution.

LINK | FORMER CAYUGA CLERK-TREASURER FACES FEDERAL CHARGES

Dillon entered a guilty plea to 'theft concerning a program receiving federal funds.'

A condition of the probation includes 200 hours of community service.

Investigators said she stole cash utility payments that should have been deposited in the town's account.

LINK | 15 GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES IN INDIANA FACE PUBLIC CORRUPTION CHARGES

They also accused her of adjusting her utility accounts to lower balances.

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