Teacher accused of stealing book fair funds
A northwestern Iowa school librarian and art teacher has been accused of stealing more than $2,000 from two school fundraising events.
The Sioux City Journal reported that Susan Slagle-Boyd, 50, of Storm Lake, was arrested Thursday on suspicion of theft.
Mary’s Catholic School on Thursday after school officials discovered money collected from two book fairs missing.
Police said Slagle-Boyd is accused of spending $630 from a fall book fair and $1,500 raised from a spring book fair for her personal use.
The money was supposed to go to the school system for curriculum supplies.
Slagle-Boyd was booked into the Buena Vista County Jail and her bond set at $5,000.