Woman arrested for allegedly stealing $500,000 from employer

CADDO PARISH, LA (KSLA) – The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office says they've arrested a woman for stealing more than $500,000!

Forty-four year-old Gina Copeland is charged with felony theft and felony forgery.

Copeland allegedly stole $587,000 from her former employer, Team Spirit Petroleum of Shreveport.

An investigation shows that she used the money to pay off credit cards.

The alleged theft took place as recently as May of this year, all the way back to 2006.

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