Former School Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Stealing Money

Allyson Lowrey

Lynchburg, VA - A former bookkeeper pleaded guilty Thursday morning to stealing thousands of dollars from a Lynchburg private school.

The judge ordered Allyson Lowrey pay more than $17,000 in restitution and sentenced her to two years in prison but suspended all the time.

The Commonwealth's Attorney says over two years, Lowrey stole more than $11,000 from The First Presbyterian Church Weekday School.

We'll have more on how the school is moving forward on ABC 13 News at 5.