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Case # 16NF1108
Date: April 14, 2016
CITY OF PLACENTIA FINANCE SERVICES MANAGER ARRESTED ON CHARGES OF EMBEZZLING $4.3 MILLION
SANTA ANA, Calif. – The Finance Services Manager for the City of Placentia (Placentia) was arrested last night for embezzling $4.3 million from the city. Michael Minh Nguyen, 34, Irvine, is charged with 17 felony counts of misappropriation of public funds with sentencing enhancements for aggravated white collar crime over $500,000, and property loss over $3.2 million.