Fmr. Lions club treasurer to admit to theft

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Published: Jan 15 2013 07:00:00 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 16 2013 06:50:47 PM EST
WILSON, Pa. -

A former Lions Club treasurer who's accused of stealing from the club is ready to admit guilt.

Stephen Williams of Wilson, Northampton County has waived his right to a preliminary hearing.

Prosecutors say it's understood he'll plead guilty to felony theft.

Williams is accused of stealing more than $45,000 from the Wilson Borough Lions Club.

Prosecutors say he has already written a check for $5,000 as part of his restitution to the club.