Carpenters Local Office Employee in Upstate New York Pleads Guilty

CarpentersOn September 23, Alyson Harmon, former office employee for United Brotherhood of Carpenters Local 281, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York for embezzling $20,482 during July 2006-June 2008 from the Binghamton-based union. She had been indicted in June. The indictment and plea follow a probe by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.