Titonka woman accused of embezzlement pleads guilty

FOREST CITY — The sentencing date has been set for a Titonka woman who has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.

49-year-old Amy Richter was charged with one count of first-degree theft and two counts of forgery after a criminal complaint accused her of taking more than $51,000 from Eddy’s Glass and Door by using company credit cards, house charge accounts, payroll claim advances and company checking accounts to purchase goods and services for her personal use.

Richter pleaded guilty on Tuesday in Winnebago County District Court to a charge of first-degree theft. She’s scheduled to be sentenced on May 21st.