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Gazette Premium Content Ex-secretary charged with high school embezzlement

Staff reports Updated: January 31, 2013 at 12:00 am
Staff reports Updated: January 31, 2013 at 12:00 am • Published: January 31, 2013

GOLDEN — A former financial secretary for Golden High School is accused of embezzling almost $156,000 from school funds over several years to spend on things like vacations, restaurant meals and to pay her bills. Judith Eakins worked for the school from 1999 to 2012. She was arrested on...

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GOLDEN — A former financial secretary for Golden High School is accused of embezzling almost $156,000 from school funds over several years to spend on things like vacations, restaurant meals and to pay her bills.

Judith Eakins worked for the school from 1999 to 2012. She was arrested on suspicion of theft and embezzlement of public property.

According to KMGH-TV (http://tinyurl.com/bf7l876 ), some of the money came from ticket sales to school events such as the prom, concerts, plays and homecoming events.

Eakins had no comment on the allegations.

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Information from: KMGH-TV, http://www.thedenverchannel.com

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