Thursday, August 27, 2009
USS Midway Museum Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $111K
Veronica Gonzalez Monay, 35, of Eastlake, California, pleaded guilty yesterday to embezzling some $111,000 from the USS Midway Museum, where she had been employed as an accounting manager. According to prosecutors, Monay intercepted cash receipts which she kept for her own benefit. Monay was a three year employee of the museum, according to reports. She faces up to 4 years in prison, plus restitution. Monay was convicted of a similar crime in 1997, but it was expunged in 2004, according to reports.