Former Nursing Home Executive Embezzeled over One Hundred Thousand Dollars
A former adult care home executive was sentenced in Court on Wednesday to 20-25 months in prison after pleading guilty to 21 counts of embezzlement and a single count of forgery.
The employee, plead guilty to taking $130,138 from the adult care home where she was employed, and $9,220 from a coalition for the aging, where she was an officer.
The 21 separate offenses occurred between 2005-08. The employee had worked for the home for 10 years. She was executive director of the home when she left in August of 2008, and was treasurer of the aging coalition in 2008. The convicted employee paid the full restitution and fines immediately after sentencing. For more, read the story.
Robert W. Carter,
Jr. is a Virginia attorney whose law practice is dedicated to
protecting the rights of the victims of nursing home and assisted
living neglect and abuse in Richmond, Roanoke, Norfolk, Lynchburg,
Danville, Charlottesville, and across Virginia.
Posted on Sun, November 8, 2009
by Kristie Pierce