Former Paris construction company executive accused of embezzling thousands from company

PARIS, Texas (KXII) -- A former Paris construction company executive has been arrested, accused of embezzling thousands.

43-year-old Michael Anders turned himself in Monday for theft of property between $30,000 and $150,000 from Harris Walker and Harper.

Anders started working for HWH in 2010 and was eventually promoted to Chief Financial Officer.

Authorities say the alleged theft happened from November of 2015 and February of last year.

Anders immediately bonded out of jail Monday.

If convicted, he faces two to ten years in prison.