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MO AG files corruption charges a former Heartland city clerk

Updated: Jul. 19, 2018 at 11:48 AM CDT
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GREENVILLE, MO (KFVS) - Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley has filed felony criminal charges against former Greenville City Clerk Pamela S. Birmingham.

Birmingham is accused of misappropriating more than $150,000 and forging an entry in the city's check disbursement log during her employment as Greenville City Clerk from January 2014 to April 2016.

According to the A.G.'s office, Birmingham allegedly wrote herself several checks without authorization out of various bank accounts owned by the city.

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The State Auditor's Office was called in to help in the investigation and reportedly found that Birmingham paid herself at least $150,772 which allegedly nearly bankrupted the city.

The Attorney General's Public Corruption Team is prosecuting this case.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Missouri State Auditor's Office helped in the investigation.

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