According to Post University, the school discovered the activity in February and began an internal investigation leading to this dismissal.
The university has released a statement on the matter which can be read below:
Post University discovered irregular associate activity in February of 2017, and immediately launched an internal investigation while reporting the matter to the Waterbury Police Department. As a result, five Post associates were dismissed. The matter is now in the hands of law enforcement.
We are grateful for the work of Post Associates in discovering this theft of non-student, Post University funds, and we refer all future questions to the Waterbury Police Department.”