Kristie Gale Meyer is facing federal charges for allegedly embezzling money from her employerÂ Ansil Realty & Investment Co. Inc in Lafayette andÂ KLP Properties Inc. in Walnut Creek.
According to a new release from U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag, Meyer embezzled funds by using company checks to pay her credit card bills and then destroying copies of the checks. She also made deposits of company funds into personal online gambling accounts. Meyer would make fake accounting entries to cover up the funds.
Meyer was indicted on Thursday and is expected back in court on Aug. 20.