MOUNT PLEASANT, MI – Investigators from the Michigan State Police Mt. Pleasant Post arrested a Mt. Pleasant man, Gregory Millis, for embezzlement following a year-long investigation.
In September of 2019, a Mt. Pleasant business owner contacted the Michigan State Police Mt. Pleasant Post and met with a detective sergeant about a possible embezzlement of funds from their business over the course of an unknown number of years.
Detectives requested the assistance of the Central Michigan University School of Accounting, Forensic Accounting class and their professor. With their forensic investigative assistance, it was determined that over $100,000 in funds had been embezzled over the course of four years.
On Thursday January 7th, 2021, Gregory Lee Millis, LEE MILLIS, 49-years-old, of Mt. Pleasant, was arrested on an 8-count felony warrant issued by the Isabella County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for the charges of Embezzlement and Using a Computer to Commit a Crime. MILLIS could face a maximum of 64 years if convicted of all counts. He was arraigned this afternoon and is pending a preliminary exam.