Ex-Greenville Parks Commission director sentenced

JACKSON, Miss. — A former director of the Greenville Parks and Recreation Department has been sentenced for embezzling money from the city.

State Auditor Stacey Pickering says in a news release that Yvette Yeager had pleaded guilty in October. Pickering says Yeager was recently given a 10-year sentence with eight years suspended and two years to be served in intensive supervised probation. She also ordered to serve five years’ supervised probation.

Hattiesburg American