BLOOMINGTON - A former city employee is behind bars for allegedly stealing nearly $21,000 from the city.
Bloomington police say Leslie J. Lebel, 35. is behind bars on charges of monetary theft.
The money was allegedly stolen from the city of Bloomington between September 2011 and December 2011.
An investigation started in July of last year and led police to issue a warrant for Lebel's arrest.
Lebel, who goes by several other names, was taken into custody Friday and sent to Rock Island County Jail. She'll be transferred to McLean County.
Bond is set at $1,000,000.