Disappearance of 2,144,000 gourdes at Sogebank in Leogane
The financial institution in Haiti Sogebank is in a situation at its branch in Leogane. There is a major protest by the population of Leogane after the disappearance of 2,144,000 gourdes at Sogebank in Léogâne.
Sogebank Theft of $2,144,000 Gourdes Causes Violent Protests
Sogebank is being vilified by the Léogâne community, which staged violent protests after a Sogebank teller was arrested for embezzling $2,144,000 gourdes. They claim the teller is innocent.
Sogebank turned the case over to the Central Directorate of the Judicial Police, who arrested the teller. The Port-au-Prince Prosecutor's Office obtained a warrant and remanded the teller to the National Penitentiary.
Sogebank has released administrative/legal records to show the teller was arrested, based on co-worker interviews at the Léogâne branch