Woman arrested for Embezzlement from Local Business


On April 17, 2015 the Milford Police Criminal Division arrested and charged a 31yo Milford woman stemming from multiple thefts from her place of employment at a local business from January of 2013 to March of 2015. Toni M. Stevens was charged with Forgery 2nd Degree (10 counts), Falsifying Business Records (10 counts), Unlawful Use of a Credit Card (12 counts) and Theft Greater than $50,000.00. Police state that detectives discovered that while Stevens was employed at this local business she embezzled approx. $75,000.00 from the business. Stevens wrote checks out to herself and used the business credit card/ account to pay personal bills. Stevens attempted to conceal her actions by changing the business records. Stevens was arraigned and released after posting bond.