Forum staff reports, Published April 11 2013
Condo association leader to plead guiltyFARGO – A woman here accused of embezzling more than $45,000 from her condo association is set to plead guilty in the case.
Linda Jane Brendemuhl, who was head of the condo association’s committee, is charged in Cass County District Court with misapplication of entrusted property, a Class B felony.
Charging documents state Brendemuhl used her position as a fiduciary for the Fireside Condo Association to embezzle the money from Aug. 9, 2010, to Aug. 9, 2012. Brendemuhl allegedly told police she embezzled about $45,000 to $50,000 to support her gambling habit.
Her change of plea hearing is set for May 13.