Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Update: California Woman Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $134K From Boys & Girls Club - Spends Stolen Money On Breast Implants

Lynette Rojas, 37, of La Habra, California, pleaded guilty to charges she embezzled $134,540 from the La Habra Boys and Girls Club where she had been employed as executive assistant and bookkeeper. According to authorities, Rojas stole more than $109,000 in cash receipts and issued herself 2 dozen unauthorized paychecks totaling nearly $25,000. Rojas reportedly used some of the stolen funds to pay for breast implants. She plead guilty to one felony count of grand theft by embezzlement, and 24 felony counts of computer access fraud. Meanwhile the Boys and Girls Club was forced to lay off staff and cut programs to cover the shortfall.

Read FraudTalk's earlier post on this story here.

Read the story here and here.

Update (4/18/11): Rojas has been sentenced to 3 years in prison.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

......the government should MOST DEFINATELY confiscate the "breast implants" and give them to Atty.Gen.,Eric Holder.......he always wanted a breast enlargement. It goes with his HUGE EGO.