Monday, May 4, 2009

Massachusetts Woman Sentenced For $400K Embezzlement

Barbara A. Jarosz, 39, of Saugus, Massachusetts, was sentenced last week to 2 1/2 years in prison for embezzling $404,000 from an unknown business in Malden, Massachusetts where she is believed to have worked as a bookkeeper. Jarosz, who pleaded guilty in February to seven counts of forgery, one count of larceny over $250, one count of falsifying/omitting bookkeeping entries and one count of obtaining a signature by false pretense, will also have to pay restitution. Jarosz is the wife of Eric Jarosz, a local attorney who lost his law license in 2006 for a nine month period. The nature of Barbara Jarosz' embezzlement has not been disclosed.

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