Drumheller bank employee fired after more than $40K stolen from clients

The ATB Financial in Drumheller, Alta.
The ATB Financial in Drumheller, Alta. Credit: Google Streetview

A Drumheller, Alta. woman has lost her job and is facing 29 charges after more than $40,000 was stolen from seven ATB Financial clients in the southern Alberta town.

Drumheller RCMP were alerted by the ATB that an employee had been making “unauthorized withdrawals” from the accounts of seven different clients between November 2015 and November 2016.

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Sixteen withdrawals were made from the accounts, all belonging to senior citizens.

Rebecca Tucker, 36, is facing 16 charges of fraud under $5,000 and 13 charges of drawing documents without authority.

She has been released from custody and is scheduled to appear in Drumheller Provincial Court on Aug. 11.

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