Since the time she was hired as a bookkeeper at the $2 millionSCICAP Credit Union in 1978, Linda Lee Clark began stealingfrom the cooperative in the small rural town of Chariton, Iowa.

By the time her theft finally surfaced in August 2015, sheembezzled more than $2.4 million.

The 68-year-old grandmother pleaded guilty to embezzlement by acredit union employee July 15 in U.S. District Court in Des Moines,Iowa.

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