Sales rep charged with embezzlement granted bail
Sales representative, Sharlene Rookwood, who is charged with embezzlement, is to return to court on September 25.
On Wednesday, the 31-year-old St Catherine resident appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court and was granted bail in the sum of $100,000 with surety.
It is being alleged that between February and August, Rookwood, who was employed to an insurance company in Kingston, collected over $500,000 on the behalf of her employer.
It is alleged that she failed to pay over the sums.
A report was then made to the police.