Lewes Woman Sentenced for Embezzling from Beebe Hospital

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A Lewes woman has been sentenced for embezzling money from her employer.  Officials say 49 year old Hope Abram, was the revenue director at Beebe Hospital, when she requested refund checks for fictitious people at made-up addresses, then deposited the checks into her own account when they were returned. She was sentenced to 25 years – suspended after serving 2 years in prison – followed by home confinement.  She must also pay over $200,000 in restitution and has forfeited 3 vehicles and 3 motorcycles that were bought with the illicit funds.