BATON ROUGE - Federal prosecutors accuse a former office manager at a Baton Rouge electrical engineering firm of embezzling $465,000 from the company. U.S. Attorney Walt Green said Wednesday that 46-yeaer-old Lori Fry was indicted by a federal grand jury on nine counts of wire fraud. Green says the indictment... more »
BATON ROUGE - A Denham Springs woman accused of using her bookkeeping business to steal over $500,000 from one of her clients was arrested in New Orleans on Friday.
Jefferson Parish police say the owner of Accurate Business Services LLC, 40-year-old Kristin Koenig, wrote checks to herself rather than... more »
SHREVEPORT - A Bossier City bookkeeper has been arrested for stealing $100,000 from her employer. Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator tells The Times that 48-year-old Theresa Robinson was arrested Thursday for theft after her employer, Bailey Bark Materials, conducted an audit of company funds that allegedly linked Robinson to the... more »
A New Orleans woman who was a bookkeeper for a nonprofit agency that had a contract with the Army has pleaded guilty to federal charges of embezzlement of over $1 million. Abigail John admitted that she embezzled over $1 million of federal program funds by depositing fraudulent company checks into... more »
A Louisiana woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $1.5 million from a Baton Rouge construction company. Federal prosecutors say 71-year-old Faye Germany Laurent, of Prairieville, faces up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine following her guilty plea to making, uttering and possessing forged securities. Laurent... more »