Julie Elizabeth Randles, 49, of Crawfordsville was sentenced Tuesday afternoon in relation to thefts dating back to 2013 and 2014.
Randles was arrested March 27, 2014 and charged with two counts of theft, a class D felony. As the director of Guiding Lights Daycare with First Baptist Church in Crawfordsville, Randles had allegedly stolen cash totaling $33,105. Tuesday, she plead guilty to the charge.
Judge Harry Siamas sentenced Randles to two years in a correctional facility, court costs of $168, $22,000 restitution to be paid immediately, two years of probation and other various associated fines and fees. As part of the plea bargain, the second count of theft was dropped.