DES PLAINES, Ill. (WLS) -- Employees at Rivers Casino in suburban Des Plaines had their paychecks stolen, altered, and cashed.
Now federal authorities are investigating.
Police say more than a dozen checks were stolen between December 12 and 23 after being mailed to employees.
The checks were worth between $300 and $1,600 each.
The names and amounts on the checks were altered and were then cashed at currency exchanges and other businesses in Chicago.