Tuesday 20 November, 2018

60-year-old arrested for stealing money from Cayman Turtle Centre

A 60-year-old West Bay woman has been arrested for stealing money from the Cayman Islands Turtle Centre.

The woman was arrested on suspicion of theft and false accounting, in connection with the theft of a large sum of money from the organization amounting to over KYD$82,000 and over USD $288,000.

The woman has since been granted bail as the Financial Crimes Unit continue investigations.

The Turtle Centre is the island's largest land based attraction and hosts more than 200,000 visitors each year.