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Woman enters guilty plea to taking $437,000 from employer

Tiffany Teague

Tiffany Teague

MILLINGTON, Tenn. –A woman who worked as a bookkeeper confessed to embezzling more than $400,000 from her employer.

Tiffany Teague worked for Moore Communities, LLC as the senior property manager and bookkeeper for more than 15 years.

Teague, 43, pled guilty to two counts of theft over $60,000 and was sentenced to 24 years of community corrections, similar to probation.

She will also serve two years in prison, split up over weekends.

She must pay back $437,866.75 which she took via company credit cards and by taking cash.

She must pay at least $500 a month

The thefts reportedly happened between 2008 and 2013.