Nebraska Panhandle woman convicted of stealing nearly $12,000 from youth soccer team

bug


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Subjects:

Places:

 


ALLIANCE, Nebraska — A western Nebraska woman has been found guilty of stealing nearly $12,000 from a youth soccer team in Alliance.

KNEB-FM reports (http://bit.ly/1CoS4bZ ) 30-year-old Erinn Merrill pleaded no contest Wednesday to two counts of attempted theft.

Prosecutors say Merrill used the soccer team's debit card to withdraw $8,180 cash in 39 transactions between September 2012 and August 2013. They say she also used the team card to make nearly $3,500 in purchases.

The Box Butte County attorney says she doesn't oppose a probation sentence but believes restitution needs to be made in full.

Merrill is free on bond and is scheduled to be sentenced next month.


Information from: KNEB-AM, http://www.kneb.com

All content copyright ©2014 Daily Journal, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.