An Amsterdam woman is being held at the Montgomery County Jail for allegedly stealing fifty thousand dollars from her employer.

New York State Police in Fonda have arrested 51-year old Theresa A. Carter, charging her with second degree larceny for allegedly taking money from Bartyzel Incorporated over a period of several years.

Bartyzel is a trucking company and beer wholesaler / distributor located on Genessee Lane in Amsterdam, New York.

Carter is being held on $5,000 bail and is scheduled to appear in court on February 13, 2014 to answer the charge.