NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained an indictment for a Montgomery County woman accused of stealing from a charity fund she managed.
At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Special Agents began investigating Christie Overstreet Hill on June 20th. During the course of the investigation, Agents, along with the Clarksville Police Department, developed information that in July 2011, as manager of the Wounded Warriors Project Fund (which is not affiliated with the National Wounded Warrior Project), Hill transferred $20,150 from the group’s bank account to a personal account she opened in her name. Agents further developed information that between November 2011 and January 2012, Hill transferred the funds to her personal checking account, then used the funds for personal living expenses.
On September 4th, the Montgomery County Grand Jury returned an indictment for the 41-year-old Clarksville woman, charging her with one count of Theft over $10,000. Today, she surrendered herself to Agents at the Montgomery County Jail. She was subsequently released after posting $15,000 bond.