A midland credit union manager has been accused of stealing from a struggling business and then failing to protect the property she was working on.
The property manager, who is employed by the Midland Credit Union (MCCU), is alleged to have ripped out valuable land from her property to buy a new property in an attempt to get out of the credit union’s debt.
The MCCU’s president, who did not wish to be named, said the allegations were “extremely serious” and the alleged theft was “completely unacceptable”.
“The allegations are absolutely serious and we are working hard to address them,” she said.
Ms Hulbert, who was originally employed as a property manager at the MCCUs regional office, is accused of “misleading” customers about the property, which was valued at about $2 million.
“It was not her fault.
She did nothing wrong,” Ms Hulberts partner of three years, who wished to remain anonymous, told ABC News.”
When she saw the property was on the market, she immediately took out a mortgage on the property,” the partner said.”
She took out the mortgage for $1.4 million and then when she went to collect the money, she stole the money and the property.”
The partner said the property manager had been working on the properties for two years before her alleged theft.
“That’s a bit odd, because the MccU says they’ve had no issues with her at all,” the manager said.’
She should have been aware’The partner added Ms Hulsberts “should have been a little bit more aware”.
“She should’ve known what she was doing was wrong, but she did nothing.”
The property management worker is currently unemployed, with no guarantee of future employment.
She has told the ABC she had a “terrible experience” at the Midlands Credit Union and the MNCU.
“I felt like I was in a nightmare.
I’ve got my job, I’m happy with it, I’ve had a great time working here,” she told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.”
But she’s not happy with her job either.”
The allegations have come to light after a former employee filed a police report against Ms HULBERTS for alleged theft of more than $4,000 from the property.
“They [MCCUs] had a lot of people coming through.
I’d had to cut staff at a time when people were leaving,” Ms McConaghy said.”[The MNCUs] were in the midst of a financial crisis and the debt that they were carrying was costing the business a lot.””
And they were all going out to buy houses.”
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