Party-mom Leslie Janous arrested in Arizona

APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. (WVLT) -- Federal agents arrested party-mom Leslie Janous without incident on Friday, the FBI announced.

Janous was captured in Apache Junction, Arizona by members of the agency's Phoenix Fugitive Task Force around 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

The FBI isn't releasing any other details.

Janous was out on bail awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty in February to wire fraud and money laundering after being accused of stealing more than $4 million from precious-metals brokerage firm Scancarbon. Authorities said she failed to return home on April 18.


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