A former employee of a popular historic railroad in Ventura County has been arrested for embezzlement.
Ventura County Sheriff’s detectives say they arrested Mariah Sjolund of Santa Paula following an eight month long investigation.
Investigators say the 33 year old woman was a longtime employee of the Fillmore and Western Railway. They believe she embezzled tens of thousands of dollars from the railway.
Fillmore and Western offers scenic trips in historic trains in the county, as well as providing trains for movie, and television productions.