Man accused of embezzling $34,000 from his employer - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England

Man accused of embezzling $34,000 from his employer

Posted: Updated:

A Woonsocket man stole more than $34,000 from his employer, Rhode Island State Police said Friday.

Jason Boudreau, 39, was charged with embezzlement over $1,500. He was arraigned in District Court and released on $20,000 personal recognizance. He's scheduled to next appear in court for a pre-arraignment conference on Aug. 14.

State police were tipped off to Boudreau by a complaint from the owner of a Cranston-based HVAC company where Boudreau was working as the controller.

Investigators said Boudreau prepared fraudulent payroll journals to obtain unauthorized bonuses totaling $34,826.11.

Boudreau faces up to 20 years in prison and a $50,000 fine.

Powered by WorldNow

23 Kenney Drive
Cranston, R.I., 02920

Telephone: 401.455.9100
Fax: 401.455.9140

Can't find something?

NBC 10 Outerwear Provided by:

NBC 10 Media Relations
Provided by:

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.