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Newburgh woman sentenced to prison for stealing thousands from organization

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Susan Hilgeman. (Source: Indiana State Police) Susan Hilgeman. (Source: Indiana State Police)

A Newburgh woman has been sentenced to three years in prison for stealing $290,000 from an Evansville non-profit organization. 

Susan Hilgeman plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to steal more than $100,000 and one count of forgery.

She was already serving time on federal charges of tax evasion for failing to pay taxes on the money she stole from the Order of the Eastern Star.

Hilgeman's sentence also includes paying back all of the money she took from the group.

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