Warrick Bookkeeper Trial

The trial date starts Tuesday for a former Warrick County Park Department Bookkeeper. Kristi Gates of Boonville is accused of misappropriating thousands of dollars and faces 7 felony charges of theft and fraud. A State Board of Accounts audit found Gates allegedly took more than 20-thousand dollars using the County's Sam's Club credit card to buy items for herself. Gates is also accused of failing to file the park department's tax returns resulting in penalties and interest.