Norway House Employee, Spouse Arrested In $1M First Nation Fraud

Kimberly Apetegon, the Norway House First Nation’s payroll administer and her husband Stephen were arrested last week charged with theft and fraud over $1 million after a year-long investigation by the RCMP. Chief Marcel Balfour said, “there were no signs, there were no fancy cars…”. The missing money was first discovered by a Royal Bank official in Toronto, who alerted the band, Balfour said, adding that the RCMP were brought in almost immediately.