Recent reports have shed light on a tragic event involving a 42-year-old mother named Stefanie. However, detectives are now raising suspicions, considering the possibility of another scandal surrounding the mother.
It all began when Stefanie drove her 2-month-old son, Leo, to the hospital. Shockingly, within a mere 40 minutes, the baby was pronounced dead. Detectives, intrigued by Stefanie’s behavior and history, decided to obtain a search warrant for the blue minivan she used to transport her son to the hospital.
During their investigation, detectives made some unsettling discoveries. They found that merely 20 minutes after learning about her son’s passing, Stefanie inquired about the timing of death benefits being paid to her. Additionally, documented accounts reveal that doctors noted her unusually distressed reaction upon hearing that an autopsy would be conducted on her son.
Adding to the complexity of the situation, the mother is currently facing charges of embezzlement. She has been accused of committing eight counts of embezzlement, amounting to a total sum of $1.3 million. Allegedly, Stefanie embezzled these funds from the property management company where she held the position of vice president.
Accusations suggest that the stolen money was primarily used to fuel her shopping addiction and support her husband’s business. Investigators further disclosed that Stefanie had been engaged in fraudulent activities since 2009, including forging checks and fabricating invoices.
Court documents have unveiled that the pending embezzlement case raises suspicions about the circumstances surrounding her son’s death and her subsequent reactions. Thus far, no charges have been filed in connection with Leo’s death, and the completion of the autopsy is still pending.