4-year sentence, $2.9 million payback in sorority theft
STARKVILLE, Miss. – A woman has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison and ordered to pay nearly $3 million in restitution for embezzling money from a Mississippi State University sorority.
The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports that Betty Jane Cadle of Oxford pleaded guilty to a single count of wire fraud in April.
U.S. District Judge Glen Davidson sentenced her to 45 months in prison Friday and ordered her to pay $2.9 million restitution to the Kappa Delta chapter at MSU.
A prosecutor said the fraud went on for eight years, even as the sorority chapter was struggling financially.
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9/18/2022 3:24:55 PM (GMT -5:00)