Former bank employee admits to embezzling $45,000 from Louisa Community Bank

Posted at 6:25 AM, Jul 20, 2019

LOUISA, Ky. (LEX 18) — A former bank employee has been faced with up to 30 years in prison after admitting to embezzling thousands of dollars.

Kelli Bowen admitted in court this week to taking over $45,000 from Louisa Community Bank in 2015 and 2016.

In Bowen's plea agreement, she admitted to taking the money by faking transactions with other tellers.

In addition to any sentence she receives, Bowen has also agreed to repay the money to the bank.