Credit Union Manager Faces Embezzlement Charges

Elizabeth Starkey now faces criminal charges for embezzlement after being accused of embezzling more than $40,000 from the credit union where she acts as manager.

She is accused of utilizing a credit union debit card for her own personal expenses, writing checks to herself, issuing multiple paychecks to herself and transferring money from the credit union to her personal checking account.

According to records, from Decemeber 2006 to June 2007 Starkey embezzled $41, 216. If convicted of the charges, she faces up to 30 years in prison which would be followed by 5 years of supervises release and a $1 million dollar fine.

If you or a loved one has been accused of embezzlement, contact the Milwaukee Embezzlement Defense Lawyers at Hart Powell, S.C. by calling (414) 271-9595.