embezzlement

Former MSU Employee Indicted for Embezzlement

A former Mississippi State University employee turns herself in for embezzlement. Special agents with the Office of the State Auditor determined 63-year-old Susan Holder received excessive reimbursement for travel to the tune of $35,500. Evidence shows Holder charged travel to…

Embezzlement Arrest

Long Beach police have arrested two women on embezzlement charges. Forty-three Michelle Fowler of Long Beach allegedly embezzled nearly $35,000 from a Long Beach business. She is being held at the Harrison County Jail on a $20,000 bond. Police also…

Mother, Daughter Embezzlement Charges

A Gulfport woman and her daughter are behind bars, charged with embezzling money using a casino player’s card. Forty-two year-old Alicia Harrison was arrested after the Golden Nugget’s security team’s investigation showed she had been altering player’s cards and giving…

State Senator Sentenced to Jail

Former state senator Tommy Robertson has been sentenced to ten years in prison by Special Judge Richard McKenzie in Jackson County Circuit Court on embezzlement charges. Robertson will serve two years for embezzling over $379,000 of a $484,000 construction loan…

Biloxi Apartment Complex Embezzlement Arrest

On June 3, 2016 the Biloxi Police Department arrested 53 year old Debra Jean Stracener on a charge of felony embezzlement. The arrest stems from an investigation into the theft of money from her employer, an apartment complex company located…

Tommy Robertson Indicted on Five Counts of Embezzlement

State Auditor, Stacey Pickering, and Jackson County District Attorney, Tony Lawrence, announced Monday that former State Senator Tommy Robertson has been indicted on five counts of embezzlement, which are alleged to have occurred in April of 2013.

Former M.D.M.R. Boat Captain Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

District Attorney Joel Smith announced Thursday that former Mississippi Dept. of Marine Resources (M.D.M.R.) Department Head for the Rigs to Reef Division, Kerwin Cuevas, pled guilty to one count of embezzlement and was sentenced by Judge Roger T. Clark in Harrison Co. Circuit Court.