U2 Bassist’s PA Embezzled £2.2m to Spend on Holidays and Horses

Source: The Guardian, 29th June 2012

#winU2 star Adam Clayton’s former personal assistant has been found guilty of embezzling €2.8m (£2.2m) from the musician to fund a lavish lifestyle.

Carol Hawkins was convicted on 181 counts of theft from the bassist’s bank accounts over a four-year period…