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Office manager sentenced for stealing $1M from employer

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A federal judge has sentenced the office manager of a Birmingham surgical practice to more than three years in prison for stealing from her employer and ordered her to repay nearly $1 million.

U.S. District Judge Karon O. Bowdre sentenced 51-year-old Anntwine Moss, of Bessemer to three years and five months Wednesday for five counts of wire fraud and four counts of tax evasion for stealing from Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery of Alabama between 2006 and 2013.

Moss pleaded guilty early last year.

In a news release, acting U.S. Attorney Robert O. Posey said Bowdre also ordered Moss to pay $987,375 in restitution to the practice and to forfeit the same amount to the government as proceeds of illegal activity.

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