Lancaster Police have referred a felony
theft charge to the Grant County District
Attorney’s Office, against the former
Business Office Manager of the Grant
Regional Health Center in Lancaster.
According to Lancaster Police, hospital
administration reported a theft of money
from the hospital on July 26th.
The hospital reported there were just over
400 incidents where money was taken from
hospital accounts, just under $20,000.
The incidents occurred over a period of
Police say Business Officer Manager
Rachel E. Martin of Platteville resigned
from her job after admitting to some of
the thefts. Police also say their investigation
shows Martin was responsible for the thefts.
Martin will make an initial appearance
October 28th before Judge Craig Day.
It’s to face a felony charge of theft from a
business setting greater than $10.000.