A Harvey lady admitted pocketing $ninety seven,815 in money from clients on the West Financial institution Jefferson Parish Animal Shelter.
Laquita Goudy, 38, pleaded responsible to felony theft Tuesday (Dec. 5) earlier than Decide Danyelle Taylor of the twenty fourth Judicial District Courtroom, in accordance with Jefferson Parish courtroom data.
Taylor suspended an eight-yr jail sentence and ordered Goudy to serve 5 years of lively probation.
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Workplace arrested Goudy March eight following an investigation by the division and the Jefferson Parish Workplace of the Inspector Basic. A involved co-employee kicked off the investigation with a tip to parish officers, the Sheriff’s Workplace stated.
Goudy, who had been employed by the shelter since 2007, was accused of stealing money funds from clients for providers akin to vaccinations and adoptions, in response to authorities.
Taylor ordered to Goudy to pay $ninety seven,815 inside 5 years in as a particular situation of her probation, courtroom data stated.