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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Omaha Woman Sentenced for Bank Fraud

United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that Toni R. Walker, 54, of Omaha, Nebraska, was sentenced by the Honorable Richard G. Kopf, United States District Judge, to 36 months imprisonment for her conviction for bank fraud.   Following Ms. Walker’s release from incarceration, she will be placed on five years of supervised release.  She was also ordered to pay $765,236.82 in restitution.

Ms. Walker had been the business manager for Royal Forwarding, Inc. since about 1998.  From April 2005 to March, 2012, Ms. Walker forged and deposited into her own bank account a total of 169 Royal Forwarding checks which ranged in amount from about $2,000 to about $9,000.  The total for all the checks is $765,236.82.     

This case was investigation by the Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Updated January 29, 2015