Belleville, IL (KSDK) - A 53-year-old woman has been charged with official misconduct and theft.
Authorities say Marilyn Gooch was a clerk for the Village of Alorton Police Department when she knowingly took less than $500.
If convicted, Gooch faces between two and five years in prison on the misconduct charged, and between one and three years in prison on the theft charge. Each charge also carries the possibility of up to 30 months on probation.
Bond is set at $20,000.