Woman Sentenced For Fraud Will Spend Time Behind Bars Only During Christmas

Comments: Comments Are Disabled  | Leave A Comment
  • advertisement
  • betinaBetina Young (pictured), a former license agency clerk with the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV), was sentenced to five years probation and a $3,000 fine for her role in providing fraudulent driver’s licenses to undocumented foreign nationals, according to NBC News.

    RELATED: Allen West On Racial Profiling: ‘No One Ever Followed Me In A Mall’

    The judge also added a quirky punishment: a three-day jail sentence during five Christmases to come. The sentence, known as ”Holbrook Holidays,” is a popular move made famous by Franklin County Court Judge, Michael Holbrook. The unusual punishment is suppose to give individuals time to think about the crimes they’ve committed during a holiday treasured by many.

    RELATED: John Henry Spooner Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murdering Innocent Teen

    In April of last year, Young and co-conspirator, Sekou Kpoto, were indicted on five felony counts of records tampering. Court records indicate that Kpoko was the go-between man who accepted bribes from those seeking either driver’s licenses or state identifications.

    1 2Next page »



    Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

    Join 3,667 other followers