Embattled town clerk-treasurer steps down

A former Edinburgh business bookkeeper who pleaded guilty to federal charges related to the theft of $2.1 million has resigned from her elected position.

Gail Greathouse faces six counts of wire fraud and one count of filing a false income tax report.

An investigation by the U.S. Secret Service, the Internal Revenue Service and the Indiana State Police found that she embezzled more than $2.1 million during six years from LB Mold, the Edinburgh industrial molding company where she worked as an office manager and bookkeeper.

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