Woman Arrested for Stealing from Youth Football League

A Mid­dle­town woman has been arrested in an inves­ti­ga­tion into miss­ing funds from the Mid­dle­town Youth Foot­ball League. Carol Ann Outen is accused of tak­ing $47,000 from the league, and is charged with grand theft and fraud­u­lent use of a check. Detec­tives from Lake County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit dis­cov­ered that dur­ing 2011 through early 2012, Outen had trans­ferred the funds taken from fund rais­ers, ticket and con­ces­sion sales to her per­sonal and busi­ness accounts.