Veronica Monique Paderez
LOS ANGELES — Several children’s organizations experienced the misfortune of theft perpetrated by the same individual.
28-year-old Veronica Monique Paderez pleaded no contest to three felony counts of grand theft and was sentenced to two years in prison for the misdeeds.
In addition, Paderez was ordered to pay $92,048.81 in restitution to three non-profit groups.
The crimes occurred in 2013 and involved the PTA at Vine Elementary School, the Little League in West Covina, and the Girl Scouts of LA.