A former county clerk of courts in South Dakota is accused of stealing more than $1,100 in fines paid for traffic violations.
Denise Anderson, of Kennebec, is charged with one count of grand theft. She is scheduled to be arraigned next month.
Authorities say Anderson stole $1,183 in fines paid to Lyman County between September 2008 and June 2010.
The charge carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison.
Anderson was fired from her position as clerk of courts in 2011. A county official says the indictment is not connected to Anderson's dismissal.
Defense attorney Michael Strain was not immediately available for comment.
Most Popular Today
- 1.Your Money Matters
Sioux Falls Business Battles Bacteria
New Manager Named For South Dakota State Fair
- 3.Health Care
Third Profile by Sanford Store Opens In Sioux Falls
- 4.Retail & Restaurants
December 18 Is 'Free Shipping Day'
SDN Communications To Buy Sioux Valley Wireless
- 6.Gas & Energy
NorthWestern Energy Wants To Raise Rates
Sioux Falls Constructions Near $600 Million
- 8.Retail & Restaurants
Staples Releases More Info On Data Breach
Sioux Falls Again Breaks Building Permit Record
- 10.Gas & Energy
Holiday Travellers Find Relief At The Pumps