Longview Woman Pleads Guilty To Bank Fraud

An east Texas woman has plead guilty to bank fraud in a case that involves hundreds of thousands of dollars. The U.S. Attorney's office says 46 year old Tina Potter Tachias of Longview diverted more than 400 thousand dollars as a bookkeeper from the company she worked for through Telco Plus credit union. Tachias plead guilty to one charge of diverting more than 86 hundred dollars into her bank account. She faces up to 30 years in prison and a possible 1-million dollar fine. Bob Hallmark reporting/bhallmark@kltv.com