Friday, January 2, 2009
Iowa Woman Sentenced To 15 Months Prison For Casino Embezzlement
Elaine Provost, 58, of Sioux City, Iowa, was sentenced Tuesday to 15 months in prison for embezzling more than $150,000 from the Casino Omaha in Onawa, Iowa where she worked as a money cage manager. Provost was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $152,425. She had plead guilty in October to stealing the money and altering the paperwork to cover her tracks. The thefts occurred between 2002 and 2004, according to prosecutors.