From the Courts - State District Court: Man sentenced in embezzlement case
August 19, 2020
A man who had a charge of embezzlement brought back after he failed to pay restitution has been sentenced to probation and again ordered to pay the restitution.
Jordan Gardipee was charged March 29, 2019, with theft by embezzlement by common scheme, a felony, after a Havre business reported he had been pocketing money from his till and under ringing customers and taking the difference.
A court document said Gardipee had underung 145 items in transactions with 28 customers including friends and relatives between Feb. 26, 2019, and March 21, 2019.
The prosecution previously had deferred pr...