Saturday, February 8, 2014

Michigan Woman Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $141K

From the Charlevoix Courier on 2/8/14:

A Charlevoix woman pleaded guilty Friday to embezzling more than $140,000 from her former employer.

In a plea deal with the Charlevoix County Prosecutor’s Office, Heather Marie Webb, 33, pleaded guilty in the 33rd Circuit Court to stealing between $50,000 to $100,000 from her job. The felony — with a maximum penalty of up to 15 years in prison — was a reduction from the original charge of embezzling more than $100,000. The original charge carries a maximum 20-year prison sentence.

Read the whole story here.

Update (2/28/14): Webb was sentenced to 1 year in prison and order to pay $141,587 to her former employer, NuCore North

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