Former Chase Mills woman accused of stealing more than $3,000 from Wounded Warriors Project fundraiser
WADDINGTON -- A former Chase Mills woman has been extradited from Ohio back to New York to face charges she stole from a Wounded Warriors Project fundraiser.
Jill M. Kubik, also known as Jill McCabe, 50, formerly of Chase Mills, was extradited by Ohio authorities to face charges of stealing over $3,000 from a local chapter of the Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventures Program.An investigation, initiated by state police after they received a complaint Feb. 24, revealed Kubik took part in Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventure fundraisers, where it is believed she handled donations in cash and checks.
On March 21, warrants were issued by the Town of Waddington Court for Kubik’s arrest. On April 25, the United States Marshall Service located and arrested her in Gallipolis, Ohio.
Kubik has been charged with first-degree scheming to defraud, second-degree forgery, and third-degree grand larceny, all felonies.
Kubik has been arraigned in Waddington court and sent to the St. Lawrence County Jail without bail.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 25, at 9 a.m.