Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Montana Bookkeeper Sentenced For Embezzling $222K
Kellie Mae Henderson, 36, of Sun River, Montana, has been sentenced to 33 months in prison for embezzling some $222,000 from Sound Air, Inc., where she had been employed as a bookkeeper. According to authorities, Henderson embezzled from the company over a 4 1/2 year period, from September 2005 until April 2010. Henderson's scheme involved issuing company checks to pay for her personal expenses. She was also alleged to have altered the company books and records in an effort to conceal the embezzlement. A total of $221,804.91 in fraudulent checks were issued to Henderson's benefit. She was also ordered to pay full restitution. Read the story here, here and here.