GONZALES, LA (AP) - Gonzales Police have arrested an office manager for stealing more than $200,000 from her employer.
Shannon Denyse Desira, 40 of St. Amant, surrendered to investigators Tuesday morning. She was charged with felony theft in excess of $25,000. An audit revealed more than $200,000 had been taken over a six-year period.
Police say Desira who worked at Big Ben's Furniture changed payroll records and eliminated certain deductions out of her own payroll checks. She also issued herself additional checks.