Jefferson County gets $200K back from Harris

State Auditor Stacey Pickering presented the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors with a $200,000 check from the bond collected on Harris’ behalf.

Harris was convicted in July of three counts of embezzlement, two counts of money laundering and four counts of tax evasion.

Harris embezzled more than $222,000, and was sentenced to 72 months in prison and $447,086.07 in restitution.

Natchez Democrat