Thursday, December 11, 2008
Former California Bookkeeper Indicted For $466K Embezzlement
Shannan Lee Bauman, 57, of Bonsall, California, was indicted yesterday on charges she embezzled $466,074 from her employer, Ranch & Sea Management, a real estate management company based in San Diego. According to the complaint, Bauman, who was employed as the company's bookkeeper, issued unauthorized checks, altered money orders and made false entries in the accounting system to cover up the theft. She has been indicted on wire fraud, mail fraud and filing false tax return. The scheme allegedly occurred between November 2001 and May 2005.
Read the story here.