Kalispell woman pleads guilty to embezzlement
Updated On: Jul 11 2013 10:38:06 AM MDT
A Kalispell woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $155,000 from her former employer.
44-year-old Taira Desart reached a plea agreement on July 3 in which she acknowledged taking the money from Jesco Marine and Power Sports over a period of six years. She had worked as Jesco's bookkeeper for 17 years.
The Flathead County attorney's office has agreed to recommend a 10-year suspended prison sentence, along with restitution and fines.
Sentencing is set for Sept. 19.
Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.