Indiana Communications Workers Local Treasurer Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

CWA-IBEW rallyOn December 10, Karen Snelling, former treasurer of Communications Workers of America Local 34014, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana to one count of embezzling $18,100 in funds from the Gary-based union. She had been indicted in September. The guilty plea follows an investigation by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.