Sunday, January 22, 2012

California Woman Accused Of Embezzling $150K From Agribusiness

Michelle Lem, 42, of Salinas, California, has been arrested on charges she embezzled some $150,000 from International Produce Group, a local agribusiness, where she had been employed as office manager.  According to authorities, over a period of nearly a year and a half, from January 2010 until May 2011, Lem used company credit cards to pay for personal expenses or otherwise for her own benefit.  Lem has served as office manager for the company for 9 years.  Police seized a number of items at her home when she was arrested, included electronics, a washer and dryer and a large gun safe, among others.

Read the story here and here.

Read the police report announcement here.

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