Crundwell property auction nets over $275K

December 8, 2012 8:24:38 PM PST
The online auction for the property of convicted Dixon, Illinois comptroller Rita Crundwell has brought in more than $275,000.

The Illinois portion of the bidding, which was set up by the U.S. Marshal Service closed on Saturday night.

Final proceeds from the Illinois items brought $180,000. The rest came from items auctioned off in Florida. The proceeds all go back to the city of Dixon.

Crundwell was convicted of stealing $53 million from the town. She will be sentenced in February.