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Elgin woman sentenced to 5 years for stealing from Addison employer

Published: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 11:20 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:38 a.m. CDT
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Cheryl Quinn of Elgin was sentenced to five years in prison June 12 after stealing more than $400,000 from her former employer, Addison-based Datalizer Slide Charts.

ADDISON – An Elgin woman was sentenced to five years in prison June 12 for stealing more than $400,000 from her former Addison-based employer.

Cheryl Quinn, 44, of the 200 block of Brookside Drive, stole from Datalizer Slide Charts through 82 unauthorized payments for purchases that ranged from trips to jewelry, DuPage County State's Attorney's Office spokesman Paul Darrah said.

In addition to her five-year sentence, Quinn also was ordered to pay restitution to Datalizer Slide Charts for the $483,230.91 she stole between 2008 and 2012, Darrah said.

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