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Hayward Bookkeeper Ordered To Pay Large Sum

Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 11:57 am

A long-time bookkeeper for a business in Hayward has been ordered to pay more than $220,000 in restitution.

The 66-year old Charlene Murdock, from Hayward, was sentenced for theft after working at Bender Machine Works in Hayward for 40 years. WQOW reports that she embezzled from the company and used the money to pay for things like her mortgage, property taxes, and college expenses for her son.

Murdock was also sentenced to six months in jail.

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