Monday, August 24, 2009

Former Georgia Bookkeeper Found Guilty In $650K Embezzlement Scheme

Charlotte Jo Baghose, 67, of Gainesville, Georgia, was found guilty by a jury of embezzling some $650,000 from ZF Industries, where she had been employed as a bookkeeper for many years. The jury found Baghose guilty of 25 felony counts of forgery and one count of theft by taking. According to prosecutors, Baghose misappropriated the funds by issuing some 450 checks to herself from 2003 to 2007.

Read the story here and here.

Read the original indictment here.

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