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A filching former exec of Tiffanyâ€™s pleaded guilty Friday to stealing more than $2.1 million in jewelry from her former employer.
Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun, 46, faces a maximum prison sentence of 10 years and a fine of $250,000 after copping to the thievery in Manhattan Federal Court.
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Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun theft allegedly included some 165 pieces, Michael Kors Purse many of which she had sold to a reseller.
She pleaded guilty to a charge of transporting stolen property across state lines â€• authorities say she took Michael Kors Straw Bag the jewels from the companyâ€™s office to her Michael Kors Purse home in Darien, Conn.
Lederhaas-Okun, a former vice president for product development at Tiffanyâ€™s, left the company Michael Kor Handbags in February. She had been allowed to check out jewelry for various reasons, such as showing Michael Kors Crossbody them to Michael Kors Purses Outlet manufacturers. Authorities say she never returned 165 of the baubles, but was careful that they were valued below the $25,000 threshold to trigger an inventory assessment.
She sold most of the jewels to a reseller.