Former church treasurer sentenced to jail
The former treasurer of a Pike County church has been sentenced to three years in jail, and a year of probation.
Indiana State Police say 68-year-old Phyllis Jones embezzled more than $250,000 from Gospel Center Church in Petersburg.
Jones was arrested in October of 2010, and has been out of jail on bond.
Troopers say Jones issued more than $1,000 unauthorized checks from January 2003 to April 2010.
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