Former Employee Admits To Ripping Off Local Boy Scouts

A former employee of the Columbia-Montour Council of the Boy Scouts of America has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $5,000 from the nonprofit organization. 62-year-old Joyce Fisher of Catawissa who did accounting work for the local Boy Scouts admitted to using the council’s credit cards to pay her personal bills and buy things for herself. She also stole hundreds of dollars in petty cash from the organization. The thefts occurred to between September 2017 and April 2018 and were discovered following an audit.