Former Alden Town Clerk Dorothy Bycina is sentenced to five years probation and 300 hours of community service by Erie County Judge Sheila DiTullio this morning. (Derek Gee / Buffalo News)
BUFFALO -- A longtime Alden town clerk who admitted stealing $12,403 from the town publicly apologized for her actions before being sentenced this morning to five years probation and 300 hours of community service.
Read about the sentencing of former Town Clerk Dorothy L. Bycina, 73, in this story by News Staff Reporter Patrick Lakamp.
"I would like to apologize publicly for what I have done," Bycina told Erie County Judge Sheila A. DiTullio in Erie County Court this morning. "I violated the trust placed in me by residents of the town. I know I can never restore their trust."
See Bycina's apology in this video from her court appearance this morning: