INGHAM COUNTY - A former employee of the Ingham County Road Commission is accused of embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from the road commission. Stephanie Barnhardt, 29, of Eaton Rapids, was charged Thursday with 4 counts of embezzlement and two counts of using a computer to commit a crime. The embezzlement is alleged to have taken place from 2007 to 2010. The specific amount Barnhardt is accused of embezzling was not released, but the charges indicate it could be between $22,000 and $91,000.
Barnhardt was released on a $25,000 personal recognizance bond.