Hundreds of thousands of dollars reported stolen at Mayo Clinic

Hospital says a Rochester employee is suspected and has been fired.

Posted: Nov 21, 2017 3:51 PM
Updated: Nov 21, 2017 5:47 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – An investigation is underway into the theft of more than $300,000 from Mayo Clinic.

Mayo says the theft was discovered in Rochester in 2016 and reported to the FBI. It is believed an employee responsible for handling cash stole the money and may have stolen other property as well.

Mayo says the employee involved was fired and it has implemented improved cash handling practices.

No other details have been released by Mayo or the FBI.

Article Comments

Mason City
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 37° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 22°
Albert Lea
Clear
27° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 20°
Feels Like: 27°
Austin
Clear
21° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 14°
Charles City
Clear
23° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 13°
Rochester
Clear
26° wxIcon
Hi: 32° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 15°
Mild weekend ahead
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

Sports Overtime highlights part two

Image

Hayfield High School Donkey Basketball

Image

Sports Overtime highlights part one

Image

Chris' PM Weather Forecast 2/21

Image

Finkenauer town hall

Image

Vets need your help with transportation

Image

Youth talk tough topics

Image

Coronavirus Local Business Impact

Image

Beyond the Badge program

Image

Chris' PM Weather Forecast 2/21

Community Events