Woman charged again for theft from employer
A Prince Edward Island woman who stole close to $200,000 from the bank she worked in seven years ago is facing new, similar charges.
Shelly Annette Taylor, 43, of Crapaud, is accused of stealing money from her last employer in the latest charges.
Taylor is accused of stealing more than $5,000 from Urban Rootz Hair Studio.
The case came before provincial court for the first time Thursday. Taylor is charged with theft, fraud and uttering forged documents over a two-year span.
Court documents accuse Taylor of writing cheques to herself and falsifying business records.
There was no word on exactly how much money was taken.
In 2004, Shelly Dixon, as she was formerly known, pleaded guilty and was sentenced for embezzling $193,000 from the Montague Credit Union over a five-year period.
She had worked there as a teller for 13 years.
At the time, she said she used the money to cover household bills. The judge sentenced her to 15 months of house arrest.
Taylor wasn't in court Thursday and her lawyer asked for an adjournment.
The case will be back in provincial court Nov. 3.