Chippewa County Woman Arrested for Embezzlement Has Been Sentenced

A woman who embezzled over $300,000 from a Chippewa County business has been sentenced.

Christine Kucharczyk was sentenced to at least 7 years in prison for embezzling thousands from the mid-point marathon in Chippewa County.

Investigators say the crimes happened over 7 years.

Owners say they became suspicious about missing money and ran an audit.

Police were able to catch Kucharczyk in the act to make the arrest.