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Court orders $139k restitution from former clerk


An Electric City woman was ordered by Grant County Superior Court Monday to repay nearly $139,000, for unauthorized personal payments to herself while a clerk for Grant County Mosquito Control District 2.

The repayment is to be made to Enduris Insurance, which had already repaid the Mosquito District for its losses.

Karyn M. Byam, 42, entered an Alford plea to theft in the first degree in March 2017, with a restitution hearing scheduled within six months. That hearing was held Monday, and the court ordered full restitution of $138,810, including $128,834, for payments to herself, plus $9,...

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