Two Colorado School Officials Are Indicted for Theft, Forgery

Albanese, Elizabeth
June 2003
Bond Buyer;6/23/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31662, p1
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The article reports that two former top officials at the Elizabeth School District near Denver, Colorado, were indicted on Thursday on numerous counts of embezzlement, theft and forgery which led to a $ 2.25 million deficit at the district. Former Elizabeth School district superintendent Bruce Bartlett and former chief financial officer Nancie Munsey were indicted in Arapahoe County District Court, accused of embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from the district, largely by re-writing employment contracts in order to inflate their salaries by thousands of dollars.


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