Rate this
Police: Man stole nearly $35K from Cranston HVAC company
Daniel Kittredge

A Providence man is accused of stealing nearly $35,000 from his Cranston-based employer.

Jason D. Boudreau, 39, of 90 Lindy Ave., is charged with embezzlement over $1,500, according to Rhode Island State Police. He was arrested by members of the Financial Crimes Unit and arraigned in Third Division District Court, where he was released on $20,000 personal recognizance.

According to police, an investigation was initiated after the owner of the HVAC company with which Boudreau was employed as controller made a complaint. Police allege Boudreau used his position to prepare fraudulent payroll journals and obtain unauthorized bonuses totaling $34,826.11.

Boudreau faces the possibility of tens of thousands of dollars in fines and up to 20 years in prison.


You must be logged in to post a comment. Click here to log in.
Welcome to RIjobs.com
Your hot stuff
Photos
Blogs
Stories
Video
THE SAVORY AFFAIR OFFERS A UNIQUE AUTUMN DAY OF ARTISAN CHEESE MAKING AND WINE PAIRING East Greenwich, RI: The Savory Affair, New England’s premier event …
Sept 20 - Saturday - 9 am to 4 pm Sept 21 - Sunday - 10 am to 2 pm Preview for Friends members Friday, Sept 19 - 4 pm to 7 pm 1 Memorial Ave, Johnston, R.I. 02919 …