Tammy Boeser faces charges of theft by deception. She's a former administrative assistant from Lake Land College.
College police and the Coles County State's Attorney are handling the investigation.
The college's board of trustees also voted to terminate Boeser.
Officials say she engaged in serious misconduct and violated board policies and college procedures.
In addition to terminating Boeser, the college is also changing its credit card procedures and the way it makes purchases.
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