GRAND RAPIDS (WWJ) – An accountant working for Munson Healthcare in Traverse City is accused of embezzling more than a million dollars from the healthcare provider.
No charges have been filed, but the disclosure was made last week in federal court in Grand Rapids.READ MORE: Michigan Announces $1.5 Million Tuition Giveaway, 100 Children To Receive $15,000
The Associated Press reports that in a court filing, IRS agent Brittany Hofstra says Munson’s loss totals $1.1 million.READ MORE: AAA Offers 'Tow To Go' Program During Memorial Day Weekend
The accountant, who’s been suspended, had access to accounts belonging to Munson and the Munson Foundation.
The accountant was also responsible for paying payroll taxes and making deposits into employee retirement plans.MORE NEWS: Holiday Travel And Gas: What To Expect At The Pump
The Associated Press contributed to this report.