34 yr old Niagara Falls woman accused of stealing $134,000 from St.Catharines law office


Police have arrested a woman accused of stealing over 100-thousand dollars from a St.Catharines family law office.

It was back in August police and the fraud unit started investigating the theft of $134,000 from the practice.

Officials at the law office became concerned that their trust fund and bank accounts had been compromised between September of 2014 and the end of June of this year.

As a result of the investigation police arrested 34 year old Alicia MacKinnon of Niagara Falls today.

She is charged her with fraud over $5000, utter forged document, falsification of books, laundering proceeds of crime and criminal breach of trust.

MacKinnon was released on a promise to appear in court November 19, 2019.