Monday, January 30, 2012

Oklahoma Woman Charged With Embezzling More Than $200K

Pam Matthews
Pamela Gibson Matthews, 51, of Lone Grove, Oklahoma, has been charged with embezzling more than $200,000 from Day Concrete & Block Co. where she had been employed.  According to authorities, Matthews admitted to taking the funds for her own use and apologized when she was confronted by her employer. 


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Update (5/3/12): Matthews has entered into a plea agreement and was sentenced to 7 years in prison.   She was also ordered to pay restitution of  $155,000.  Matthews is reported to be the wife of Lone Grove Councilman Jeff Matthews.   According to media reports, Matthews previously pleaded guilty in 2003 to four charges of embezzlement for misappropriating $127,000 from Arbuckle Wilderness and received a probation sentence, plus restitution.

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