Former West End United Methodist Church employee Amy Mauck Krohmer, 43, pleaded no contest to an embezzlement charge on Tuesday. According to Roanoke deputy prosecutor Donald Wolthuis, Krohmer siphoned nearly $200,000 to cover some of her monthly bills and expenses.

Heather Rousseau is a staff photographer with The Roanoke Times. She moved to Roanoke in 2015 and has worked around the country as a visual journalist for over 15 years. She loves to share stories through photography and video.