Hudson Valley Athletic Director, Husband Accused Of Stealing
The athletic director for the Hyde Park school system was arrested along with her husband, both stand accused of stealing from the district despite her $129,000 salary. The Daily Freeman reports Amy McCardle-Rausenberger and her husband Scott have been charged with larceny after an investigation into their behavior began in August.
A search warrant was executed on Tuesday, but authorities have yet to reveal what was discovered as the investigation is ongoing. But they did mention a large amount of stolen property was recovered. The couple is suspected of stealing a variety of items including work out equipment. Both were booked and released on $10,000 bail.
McCardle-Rausenberger has worked for the district for 12 years but has been on un-paid child care leave since early August. She had been expected to return in January. The husband runs a fitness company out of the house called 'Go Fast Get Fit'. Authorities continue to investigate when the thefts are in relation to the business.