Police: Woman stole $100,000 from Southern Tier business

MACHIAS, NY (WIVB) – New York State Police in Machias arrested Christine Garland, 41, for embezzling more than $100,000 from a business in Cattaraugus County. The theft took place over a period of approximately 14 months according to police.

Garland, of Arcade, was extradited from California on a second degree grand larceny warrant from the Town of Freedom Court.

She has also been charged with second degree forgery and for first degree falsifying of business records.

Garland is currently being held in Cattaraugus County Jail on $50,000 bail.

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