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A former treasurer of a Ferndale parent-teacher organization who admitted to making personal purchases with its funds has been charged in Whatcom County Superior Court.
Teresa C. Souve is facing one count of unlawfully possessing payment instruments.
Souve worked as the treasurer for PTOs with Central Elementary School and Horizon Middle School. She began working with the Central PTO in 2006 and the Horizon PTO in 2007.
Souve was arrested in December and booked into Whatcom County Jail. She was released from jail and was not charged until Jan. 20. Her trial date is set for April 18.