By Chloe Beardsley - email
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The U.S. Department of Justice announced an Arkansas Woman has been indicted for defrauding the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute.
The U.S. Attorney's Office said a Federal Grand Jury in San Jose indicted Lisa McMahon of Mountain View, Arkansas for wire fraud and theft from MBARI.
MBARI is a non-profit organization for research and education in ocean science and technology. They have a station located in Moss Landing, CA. Research for MBARI is partially paid for by the federal government.