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Ocean Springs woman who embezzled $2M from Gulfport chemical company sentenced to 3 years in prison

Gulfport, Miss. (WXXV)– Lisa Gordon-Scruggs, 53, of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to 36 months in prison, followed...

Biloxi man arrested in connection with embezzlement case

A Biloxi man has been arrested in connection with an embezzlement case. Maj. Christopher DeBack said Michael Keith Walls, 37, was arrested Tuesday after an...

Arrested on a warrant for one count of embezzlement after discrepancies found in Biloxi Soccer Organization bank account

The Biloxi Police Department arrested 33-year-old Geoffrey Alan Lewis of Biloxi on a warrant for one count of Embezzlement. It was reported that discrepancies were...

Former investigator convicted of embezzlement

A former investigator for a Mississippi District Attorney’s Office has been convicted of embezzlement. Authorities say Joe Edney deposited thousands of dollars of court fees...

Brett Favre mentioned in embezzlement scheme; Faces no criminal charges

A multi-million dollar embezzlement scheme involving the Mississippi Department of Human Services is being called the biggest of its kind in state history. Perhaps the...

4 current or former Meridian police officers charged with theft and embezzlement

MERIDIAN, MISS. (AP) — Three current police officers in Meridian, Mississippi and one former officer in the same department are charged with theft and...

Largest public embezzlement case in state history: Auditor arrests Former Director of DHS and co-conspirators

JACKSON, Miss. (WXXV) – Special agents from the office of State Auditor Shad White have arrested several people in connection with a multimillion-dollar embezzlement...

Woman embezzled more than $300K

A Mississippi woman’s attorney told a judge that his client embezzled $303,000 from her employer to make online purchases because she had a ‘shopping...

Former clerk pleads guilty to taking more than $100,000 from Hancock County court

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) - A former Hancock County Justice Court employee is pleading guilty to two counts of embezzlement after investigators found...

Bay St. Louis woman pled guilty to embezzlement of county funds

District Attorney Joel Smith announced today that 42-year-old Dana Sue Beaman of Bay St. Louis, MS pled guilty yesterday to two counts of Embezzlement...

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