Written by John Plestina
A Wolf Point woman accused of embezzlement, changed a not guilty plea to a guilty plea in 15th District Court, Wednesday, June 11.
Kendra Chamberlain, 26, pleaded guilty to a single felony charge of theft by embezzlement. She had entered a not guilty plea Wednesday, Feb. 26.
She was charged following an investigation by Wolf Point Police that began on Jan. 13.
Authorities became involved after an allegation by Ag-Land management of employee theft at the Cenex East convenience store that included alleged cigarette thefts and returns to the store and false lottery ticket transactions.
The charging documents allege several falsified returns and lottery ticket transactions between September 2013 and Jan. 13.
A trial date had originally been set for May 15.
Judge David Cybulski has not set a date for sentencing.