Monday, August 29, 2011

Oregon Woman Sentenced For Embezzling Nearly $500K

Faye Louise Clemens, 65, of Beaverton, Oregon, has been sentenced to 52 months in prison for embezzling nearly $500,000 from Marine Lumber Co. where she had been employed as a bookkeeper.  According to authorities, Clemens wrote checks to herself for cash, pocketing the money over a period of three years.  Clemens has blamed her actions on an apparent gambling addiction.

Read the story here.

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