A Michigan woman charged with embezzling $135,000 from collection agency Mid-Michigan Collection Bureau, where she was employed, received a sentence of one year in jail and an order to pay restitution, Clinton County (Mich.) Circuit Court Judge Michelle Rick announced this week.

Elizabeth Stevens, 40, of St. Johns, Mich. - the same town where the agency is based - also received five years probation and was ordered to allow Mid-Michigan Collection Bureau to take out a $200,00 life insurance policy on the her and her husband. The company will pay the premiums and be the beneficiary, according to the Lansing State Journal. Stevens has paid $20,000 in restitution so far and a final amount due has not been determined.

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