Sidney Woman Faces Charges Following Go-Fund-Me Misappropriation
March 8, 2019
A Sidney woman is due to appear in Cheyenne County Court Monday on charges stemming from an alleged theft of Go-Fund-Me funds that were to benefit the family of a house fire.
Samantha Robertson, 27, was cited by Sidney Police for Theft by Unlawful Taking after receiving a report that she had used the Go-Fund-Me account money for her own personal use rather than distributing it to its intended benefactor. At the time, Robertson was the administrator of the Go-Fund-Me account set up to assist Barbara Serkiz, whose home was destroyed by fire in December.
According to the police report, Serkiz...