Innisfail woman facing fraud charges

RCMP allege woman stole more than $54,000

An Innisfail woman is facing multiple fraud charges following an investigation by Red Deer RCMP.

Police allege the suspect stole more than $54,000 from her employer between September 2015 and 2017.

The Red Deer RCMP Financial Crime Unit recently completed an investigation, and uncovered the fraud. It is alleged that the women, while serving as the executive director of a local professional association, misused the funds of the organization for personal use.

Pamela Bernard, 38, of Innisfail, has been charged with three counts of fraud over $5,000 and two counts each of fraud under $5,000, theft under $5,000 and theft over $5,000.

She has also been charged with the falsification of books or documents.

Bernard is due in Red Deer provincial court on Aug. 2.



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