ITHACA, N.Y. — A woman from Montour Falls has been charged with grand larceny after allegedly misappropriating her employer’s gift cards, Ithaca police said.

Kathy L. Harris, 56, of Montour Falls, has been charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, a felony. In a news release Wednesday, the Ithaca Police Department said Harris was charged after an investigation involving the IPD, Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office and Tompkins County District Attorney’s Office.

Police said Harris misappropriated 175 gift cards that belonged to her employer over a five-year period.

She was released on an appearance ticket and is due in Ithaca City Court on Oct. 23.

Kelsey O'Connor

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