Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Former New Mexico Bookkeeper Indicted For Allegedly Embezzling $170K

Rebecca "Becky" Serrano, 46, of Espanola, New Mexico, has been indicted on charges she embezzled nearly $170,000 from Jemez Physical Therapy where she had been employed as a bookkeeper. According to authorities, Serrano siphoned the funds over a period of more than three years, from 2005 through 2008. Specifically, Serrano was indicted on four counts of embezzlement and four counts of tax evasion.

Read the story here and here.

Update (11/7/11): Serrano pleaded guilty to two counts of embezzlement and tax evasion.  She was also orderded to pay full restitution.

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