Former Paarl clubhouse manager in court for fraud

2015-03-18 20:49
(File)

(File) (Shutterstock)

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Cape Town - A former manager at the Pearl Valley Estate clubhouse in Suider-Paarl in the Western Cape, appeared in a Cape Town court on Wednesday charged with fraud and theft.

Elana Lee-Ann Adams appeared in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crime Court before Magistrate Sabrina Sonnenberg, who warned her to appear again on 4 May.

The charges involve an amount of R77 153. According to the charge sheet, the estate comprises a golf course, homes, and the clubhouse.

The clubhouse employs waiters to serve meals and drinks to members of the club.

It is alleged that she manipulated the electronic system between November 2013 and April last year.

According to the charge sheet, Adams received the takings from each waiter after their respective shifts.

Club members paid cash for their orders or paid by means of bank cards.

It is alleged that she regularly cancelled cash transactions on the electronic system and kept the cash for herself.

On one count, it is alleged that she received R2 957 cash from the waiters in April last year but failed to hand the amount over to management and kept it for herself.

Read more on:    cape town  |  fraud  |  crime

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
12 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
PARTNER CONTENT
INFOGRAPHIC: New thinking required for retirement

Everything we believe about retirement is fast becoming outdated.

PARTNER CONTENT
WATCH: How education can change a life

A university education gives students the chance to create a better future for themselves, their families and to opportunity achieve their dreams.

/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.