A former employee of the Cayuga County's Treasurer's Office has been charged with theft.
Miriam Knapp, 69, of Venice Center was arrested after police say she stole thousands of dollars from the Treasurer's Office.
According to the Sheriff's Office, Knapp stole more than $17,000 in cash payments from property tax collections in 2007, and then $8,000 in property tax collections in 2012.
Knapp is charged with two counts of grand larceny and one count of falsifying business records. All three charges are felonies.