Former HBO Executive Admits Stealing Nearly $1 Million From Cabler, Fraud Investigation Ongoing

From Variety

A former HBO talent relations executive has admitted bilking the cabler out of nearly $1 million through fraudulent bills for services that were never rendered. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jeffrey M. Chemerinsky said the investigation into the fraud at HBO is “ongoing,” indicating that more people may be suspected of illegal actions.

Jennifer Choi, 38, of the Valley Village area of Los Angeles, was fired by HBO in September 2014 after 10 years in its talent relations department. Chemerinsky said HBO discovered the fraud, which took place over a period of more than six years, and referred the case to the FBI and federal prosecutors. 

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