Woman Arrested for Embezzling from Company

A Lincoln woman has been arrested for embezzling nearly $155,000 from SynerG Marketing in Lincoln. Thirty-six year old Tammy Schomaker was cited Tuesday for Felony Theft by Deception.

According to a probably cause affidavit, Mitchell Truka, majority shareholder of SynerG, reported discrepancies in the financial records of the marketing firm. Truka and Schomaker have been business partners in SynerG Marketing since 2002, with Schomaker handling the financial records of the business.

Truka said he discovered discrepancies in accounting between July of 2006 and March of this year. Schomaker is accused of writing checks to herself, which were deposited into her personal accounts. The checks total $154,937.20.

Click on the link to read the Probable Cause Affidavit.