Former bank employee charged with theft

Former bank employee charged with theft
(Source: WWNY)

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (WWNY) - An Oswego County woman is accused of stealing more than $35,000 from Community Bank.

State police say 29-year-old Francesca Riley of West Monroe, N.Y. was working for the bank’s Lake Placid branch when she allegedly stole $35,400.

Troopers say the theft happened between January 1, 2018 and September 17, 2019.

Riley was arrested Monday and charged with three counts of third-degree grand larceny and three counts of third-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.

She was arraigned in North Elba town court and released on her own recognizance.

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