Bonney Lake man sentenced to 2 years in prison for embezzling from group that owns Hotel Murano in Tacoma
A Bonney Lake man was sentenced to two years in prison and three years of supervised release today for embezzling more than $700,000 from the company that owns Hotel Murano in Tacoma.
Hugo Lingat Caingat Jr., 59, is a former controller of Aspen Lodging Group, and diverted more than $700,000 from the group to a dormant bank account from March 2010 to December 2011 during his employment there, according to the U.S. District Attorney’s Office.
He started working for the company in 2007, and as the regional controller, reconciled accounts payable and accounts receivable and oversaw transfers between the different hotels.
Caingat used the account …