Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Michigan Woman Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Nearly $100K From Boosters Club

Carrie Ann Curtis-Fisher, 39, of Lowell, Michigan, has pleaded guilty to state charges she embezzled nearly $100,000 from the Lowell Athletic Boosters, for which she had served as treasurer.  According to prosecutors, over a period of about 3 years, Fisher wrote checks to herself or to her bookkeeping firm, Curtis Accounting, forging the booster club president's name.  She was also accused of fraudulent tax statements for the non-profit to cover up her alleged theft of $98,588 from the club.  Specifically, Curtis-Fisher plead guilty to embezzlement and illegal use of a computer in exchange for the dropping of forgery charges.  She must also pay restitution.  Curtis-Fisher is due to be sentenced on December 13, 2011 in state court.

Read the story here and here.

Update (12/14/11): Curtis-Fisher has been sentenced to 300 days in jail.

1 comment:

Madelene Schneider said...

Carrie Curtis Fisher aka Carrie kennady is currently in prison for another embezzlement case out of Eaton co 2012