Former Center Township Tax Collector Admits Stealing More Than $1M In Funds

The former tax collector for Center Township is admitting to stealing more than $1 million in funds.

Video Transcript

- The former tax collector for Center Township is pleading guilty to stealing more than $1 million in funds since 2011.

Jeanne Bowser pleaded guilty this morning in federal court to wire fraud and filing a fake tax report. She will have to pay $1,028,000 in restitution and 1/4 of a million for the taxes she didn't pay.

Bowser had been the tax collector for decades for Center Township and also the Central Valley School District before she resigned in 2019.