Omaha Woman Sentenced to Federal Prison for Taking Employer’s Money

Posted 1 year ago

By Scott Carlson

dept.-of-justice(AP) — An Omaha woman has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for taking money from her employer.

U.S. Attorney Deb Gilg announced Tuesday that 54-year-old Toni Walker was sentenced her conviction for bank fraud and was also ordered to pay more than $765,000 in restitution.

Prosecutors say Walker was the business manager for Royal Forwarding Inc. when she forged and deposited into her own bank account a total of 169 company checks from 2005 to 2012. Prosecutors say the checks ranged in amounts from about $2,000 to about $9,000.