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Former WMG Urban Exec Danielle D. Smith Arrested for Embezzlement

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Former Wamer Music exec Danielle D Smith was on first degree charges of grand larceny for embezzling more than 1 million from . Smith worked in the division in Burbank and was assigned the position of arranging travel and scouting new talent for the , instead she raked up  over 1.3 million in charges on the company card which included luxury vacations and rooms for herself.  She resigned from WMG in 2011 amidst allegations of fraud. She flew to New York this week to turn herself in and her mother accompanied her putting up her retirement fund to bail her daughter out. Warner music declined to comment but Radio Facts has been informed the investigation……………………..is ONGOING. We will discuss more about this case on the Radio Facts Radio Show Podcast that will hit the industry Thursday.

 


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