Former dental office employee charged with stealing $400k+: 5 things to know

A former part-time bookkeeper has been charged with stealing more than $400,000 from a Hinsdale, Ill., dental practice over three years, the Chicago Tribune reports.

Here are five things to know:

1. Roxana Dusanek was charged with theft in excess of $100,000. She allegedly created a stamp of her employer's signature and applied the stamp to hundreds of unauthorized checks made out to herself or her business, IMC Services Group.

2. Ms. Dusanek sent unauthorized payments from her employer's bank account to her business' bank account between Feb. 13, 2014, and June 23, 2017, according to the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office.

3. According to prosecutors, dental practice officials contacted the Hinsdale Police Department when they uncovered the scheme.

4. A DuPage County judge set Ms. Dusanek's bond at $300,000.

5. She is scheduled to appear again in court Dec. 19 before DuPage County Judge George Bakalis.

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