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Law office employee charged with theft

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Joshua Begley (Source: LMDC) Joshua Begley (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A former employee of a Louisville law firm has been charged with theft from the business.

An arrest report says Joshua Begley, 36, was the office manager/administrative assistant for Fred Michaels Attorney at Law.

Between January 2011 and late September 2013, the report says Begley unlawfully took funds from two accounts of the firm at PNC Bank for at least $49,143.80. The warrant also says Begley deposited numerous forged checks drawn o the business into his personal accounts at Chase Bank.

Begley was arrested March 28 at the hall of Justice by Louisville Metro Police. He is charged with theft by unlawful taking over $10,000 and criminal possession of a forged instrument.

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