Sunday, September 12, 2010
Former Golden Gate Bridge Worker Charged With Embezzling Nearly $100K
Jason Brewer, 34, of Rohnert Park, California has been arrested and charged with embezzling some $98,000 from the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District, where he had been employed as a buyer. Prosecutors allege that Brewer made unauthorized purchases and misused District credit cards for his own benefit. It is unclear over how long of a period Brewer's scheme spanned. Brewer, who had been employed by the District for 11 years, has reportedly been fired.