Former Pineland court clerk who stole almost $32K accepts 5 year - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Former Pineland court clerk who stole almost $32K accepts 5 years probation

Teresa Scott (Sabine County Jail) Teresa Scott (Sabine County Jail)
SABINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

The former court clerk for Pineland has agreed to a plea deal of five years of probation for stealing almost $32,000 from the city while she was employed there.

Sabine County District Attorney Kevin Dutton said that Teresa Scott pleaded guilty to a felony theft charge on Wednesday.

As part of the plea deal, Scott agreed to pay $31,636.52 in restitution. She will also be required to pay a $1,000 fine and $313 in court costs.

Scott was arrested on the charge on Feb. 26.

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