Columbus woman sentenced after pleading guilty to $2.3M wire fraud

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus woman was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to $2.3 million of wire fraud.

Judge Clay Land sentenced Sonya Eddings to three years in prison and three years of supervised release.

The judge also ruled that Eddings can surrender herself on Oct. 1 so that she can attend her daughter's wedding in September.

According to the U.S. Attorney, Eddings used money from a trust account to cover up deficiencies in the firm's general operating account.

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