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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Former Bank Employee Sentenced to 6 Months’ Probation for Embezzlement

PITTSBURGH, PA - A resident of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to six months’ probation on her conviction of embezzlement by a bank employee, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today.

Senior United States District Judge Donetta W. Ambrose imposed the sentence on Robin Chiappetta, age 63, of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania.

According to the indictment, from approximately February 2014, until approximately December 2016, Chiappetta, who was employed as an Assistant Branch Manager at First National Bank, embezzled funds belonging to and entrusted to the custody and care of the bank, resulting in a loss of $20,513.80. 

Assistant United States Attorney Lee J. Karl prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

United States Attorney Brady commended the Federal Bureau of Investigation for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Chiappetta.

Topic(s): 
Financial Fraud
Updated October 9, 2018