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July 6, 2016

Press Release ( Embezzlement, Arlington Lions Club, Arlington VT)

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 15C301284

TROOPER: L.Ronan                                         

STATION: Shaftsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802 442-5421

 

 

LOCATION: Arlington VT

VIOLATION: Embezzlement

 

ACCUSED: Mary E Kerner                                                                            

AGE: 60

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arlington VT

 

VICTIM: Arlington Lions Club

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On July 6th 2016 Mary Kerner of Arlington VT turned herself in to the Vermont State Police Shaftsbury Barracks.   Kerner was arrested for embezzling $18,560.03 dollars while she volunteered as the treasurer for the Arlington Lions Club between 2009 and 2013.  Kerner had access to a Debit card where she withdrew cash over one hundred times at various ATM's.  She used the cash withdrawn for her own personal use.  The embezzlement was discovered by the newly appointed treasurer in 2015.  Kerner is scheduled to appear in Bennington County Criminal court on July 25th 2016 at 0815am .

 

 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 07-25-2016             

COURT:Bennington

LODGED - LOCATION:     na

BAIL: na

MUG SHOT: Y

 

Trooper Lauren Ronan

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Rd Shaftsbury VT

802-442-5421

802-442-3263 (Fax)

 

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