Stratford woman Claire Balducci to be sentenced for stealing from her Greenwich employer

Federal prosecutors say Claire Balducci, who worked as an office manager at an investment company, would issue checks from the firm's business account to herself.

Federal prosecutors say Claire Balducci stole nearly a million dollars to fund her heroin addiction.

Federal prosecutors say Claire Balducci stole nearly a million dollars to fund her heroin addiction. (4/7/13)

GREENWICH - A Stratford woman is set to be sentenced tomorrow after she pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $1 million from her employer in Greenwich.

Federal prosecutors say Claire Balducci, who worked as an office manager at an investment company, would issue checks from the firm's business account to herself. The money was then deposited into her personal account.

Prosecutors say Balducci stole the money to fund her heroin addiction.

Balducci's attorney says she accepts full responsibility for what she did.

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