Accountant pleads guilty to stealing £1.2m | AccountingWEB

Accountant pleads guilty to stealing £1.2m



An accountant pleaded guilty to stealing more than £1.2m from his employer to fund amateur dramatics and luxury holidays for him and his bosses.

David Johnston told Peterhead Sheriff Court how he stole the money over a 10-year period from oil and gas service firm Capelrig in Aberdeen.

The money allowed Johnston to fund his own amateur dramatics production and pay for luxury holidays for his bosses.


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