A former DeKalb County Watershed Department employee was sentenced to two years in prison after pleading guilty today for taking unearned overtime pay, ajc.com reported.

Andre Cofer is the fourth former Watershed Department employee to accept a plea deal in an overtime-pay scheme in which they paid kickbacks to a payroll technician, according to ajc.com.

John Ruch

John Ruch is an Atlanta-based journalist. Previously, he was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.