Comments for: Washington County jail clerk fired for allegedly misusing inmates’ funds

Posted Jan. 18, 2013, at 6:52 a.m.

Washington County Commissioners voted unanimously Thursday to fire Sgt. Karina Richardson, the jail clerk. Richardson was accused of improperly using funds from an inmates’ benefit account to purchase a cellphone, computer and lingerie, charges that she denied. Commissioners also heard testimony that Richardson’s boss, Captain Robert Gross, had also misappropriated …

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