A 51-year-old woman has been charged
with stealing nearly $1 million over the past five years from her
Paula Caron of Waterville was indicted by a Kennebec County
grand jury on a charge that she embezzled the money from Winslow
Aluminum in Vassalboro, where she worked as a bookkeeper.
Caron’s father, Don Maheu, started the business in 1974 and is
company president. Her uncle is a vice president and part owner.
Prosecutors say the embezzlement case, estimated at around
$900,000, is the largest they can recall in central Maine.