Gurnee, IL – January 15th - Gurnee detectives concluded a four month investigation into the theft of funds from the Warren Band Boosters organization. Upon appointment of a new Warren Band Booster treasurer, an internal audit revealed unauthorized withdrawals of $26,975 over a three year period. The former treasurer was suspected of making the withdrawals.
The Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office approved charges of class of 2 felony theft and a warrant was issued in the amount of $25,000.00.
Maurine E. Moore, 57, of the 3400 block of Mary Avenue, Park City surrendered at the Gurnee Police Department and was taken into custody without incident. She was transported to the Lake County Courthouse for a bond hearing and remanded to the Lake County Jail on $15,000.00 bond.
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