A former employee of the Christian County Clerk’s office has been charged by a special prosecutor with theft, obstructing justice, and records tampering.
According to a statement released by the office of Christian County Clerk Julie Mayer, the amount of money allegedly stolen comes from less than $4000. Mayer says she immediately requested an investigation as soon as irregularities in the bookkeeping records were noticed. 47-year-old Teresa Burdick is alleged to have committed the thefts staring in early 2010. In her statement, Julie Mayer said since she will be a witness in the case, she will be making no further public comments on the case.