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Man gets 18 years for embezzlement

Update: September, 12/2015 - 08:42
Can Tho People's Court on Thursday sentenced Doan Phuoc Minh, a warehouse keeper for Can Tho Sugar Joint-Stock Company, to 18 years in prison for embezzling 600 tonnes of sugar worth VND 8.2 billion (US$366,000). — Photo cand.com.vn
HCM CITY (VNS)— Can Tho People's Court on Thursday sentenced Doan Phuoc Minh, a warehouse keeper for Can Tho Sugar Joint-Stock Company, to 18 years in prison for embezzling 600 tonnes of sugar worth VND 8.2 billion (US$366,000).

Minh, aged 38, faked delivery notes to illegally sell the sugar to pay for gambling debts VND87 million ($3,883). He used the remaining cash to travel to Cambodia to gamble, and then lost all of his money.

Minh was also ordered by the court to pay the company VND8.2 billion in damages. — VNS


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