Saturday, January 17, 2009
Florida Bookkeeper Arrested For Bilking Employer $176K By Forging Checks
Lynn Maruie Wolber, 38, of Venice, Florida was arrested Thursday for allegedly forging 175 checks from her employer, Preferred Custom Homes and North Port Commons in Port Charlotte, Florida, totalling $176,050. According to investigators, Wolber cashed many of the checks or used them to pay her rent and other personal expenses. The scheme went on from June 7, 2007 to November 21, 2008, according to reports.