embezzlement http://wwno.org en Woman pleads guilty to stealing from nonprofit http://wwno.org/post/woman-pleads-guilty-stealing-nonprofit <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A woman who served as chief financial officer of a Metairie nonprofit company has pleaded guilty to a charge she embezzled nearly $250,000 from her former employer and another company official.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 18:35:06 +0000 The Associated Press 16590 at http://wwno.org Man pleads guilty in embezzlement case http://wwno.org/post/man-pleads-guilty-embezzlement-case <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A 69-year-old New Orleans man has pleaded guilty in federal court to one count of theft of government funds.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">U.S Attorney Jim Letten&#39;s office says Robert P. McFarland entered the plea Thursday before U.S. District Judge Eldon E. Fallon.</p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 17:23:17 +0000 The Associated Press 15691 at http://wwno.org Former bank manager pleads guilty to embezzlement http://wwno.org/post/former-bank-manager-pleads-guilty-embezzlement <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">U.S. Attorney Jim Letten says a former manager of a Whitney Bank branch in Metairie has admitted stealing more than $56,000 from the bank.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">He says 50-year-old Karen Sork pleaded guilty Wednesday to bank theft, and could get up to 10 years in prison and $250,000 in fines, and restitution.</p> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 16:33:11 +0000 The Associated Press 15590 at http://wwno.org