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Flower shop employee charged with theft in alleged check-writing scam

Flower shop employee charged with theft in alleged check-writing scam

According to court documents, shortly after 47-year-old Caroline Hendricks was hired as a bookkeeper in July 2011, she started writing unauthorized checks to herself.

by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on September 17, 2013 at 4:16 PM

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HOUSTON – A former Bergner and Johnson Design flower shop employee was accused of writing unauthorized checks to herself.

According to court documents, shortly after 47-year-old Caroline Hendricks was hired as a bookkeeper in July 2011, she started writing unauthorized checks to herself. For two years she pocketed close to $140,000.

Hendricks has been charged with aggregate theft.

It was found through an audit.

Hendricks remains in jail on an $80,000 bond.

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