Demetria Michele Brown

Former IRS Employee Sentenced in Tax Scheme Case

Demetria Brown, of Birmingham, pleaded guilty to the charges last year.

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A former IRS employee has been sentenced in federal court in Missouri two years and six months in prison in a $326,000 fraudulent tax refund scheme. The U.S. attorney’s office says that 39-year-old Demetria Michele Brown, of Birmingham, Alabama, also was ordered Monday to pay restitution to the state of Missouri and the IRS. Brown…