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Two former Haledon dental office employees admit to stealing over $200K

“They were paid well. They were rewarded handsomely. And yet they stole.” Dr. Dominick Lembo   March 18, 2014 — Two longtime employees have admitted embezzling $200,000 worth of insurance company payments from a New Jersey dentist. Office manager Arlene Marchese and dental hygienist Karen Wright had worked for Dominick Lembo, DMD, at his Belmont Dental […]

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Sabra Aschenbrenner repaid her victim, Dr. Sharon Brackelmanns, the full $75,000 

Jan 2016 • A married mother of three was sentenced Friday to five years’ probation and ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation on her guilty plea to stealing $75,000 over a three-year period from her former employer, a dentist in Randolph. Defendant Sabra Aschenbrenner, 46, repaid her victim, Dr. Sharon Brackelmanns, the full $75,000 on Friday […]

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Woman steals $83K from Hackettstown dentist, police say | lehighvalleylive.com

January 4, 2016 A Passaic County woman stole more than $83,000 between December 2013 and November 2015 from the dental office where she worked in Hackettstown, police report. Angelica Rodriguez, of Totowa, New Jersey, wrote unauthorized checks and made unauthorized credit card transactions to her personal account valued at a total of $83,477.12 while she […]

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Abington dental office employee convicted of stealing $85K

11/04/16 NORRISTOWN; A New Jersey woman who worked as an office manager at an Abington Township dental practice has been convicted of charges she stole more than $85,000 from the business to support, prosecutors say, her “lavish lifestyle.”Jackie Singer, 50, of Pennsauken, showed no emotion as she was convicted by a jury in Montgomery County […]

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