From the office of U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance:
BIRMINGHAM – A federal grand jury today indicted a former Carbon Hill court clerk for embezzling more than $55,000 from the Walker County town, announced U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance and FBI Special Agent in Charge Patrick J. Maley.
An indictment filed in U.S. District Court charges Polly D. Haley, 53, of Winston County, with two counts of embezzling from the City of Carbon Hill, where she worked from July 1991 until July 2010. Count One charges Haley with stealing about $45,586 from the city between September 2008 and August 2009. Count Two charges her with stealing about $9,626 from the city between September 2009 and May 2010.
The indictment seeks to have Haley forfeit about $55,212 to the government as proceeds of criminal activity.