Lincoln Co: Woman charged with embezzlement

Crystal Franklin Burgess Wilson

45-year-old Crystal Franklin Burgess Wilson has been charged with taking almost $200,000 from a Denver business over 7 years. Ms. Wilson has been let go on a $25,000 unsecured bond.

According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office January 20, 2015 an official with S and L Saw Mill filed a report that funds were being stolen from the company. Copies of 179 checks written on the S and L Sawmill account to Ms. Wilson were given to Lincoln County police. The checks written to Ms. Wilson's bank and other accounts totaled $196, 885.86. Ms. Wilson is charged with embezzlement greater than $100,000.

The checks were written from 2008 to 2014 and Ms. Wilson was fired from her job November 2014.