Accounting executive at Apple supplier JDI embezzled $5.25 mln -Asahi

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Japan Display Inc dismissed an accounting executive last December for embezzling about 570 million yen ($5.25 million) of the company's money over four years since the Apple Inc supplier went public, the Asahi daily reported on Thursday.

TOKYO, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Japan Display Inc 6740.T dismissed an accounting executive last December for embezzling about 570 million yen ($5.25 million) of the company's money over four years since the Apple Inc supplier went public, the Asahi daily reported on Thursday.

A spokesman at JDI said the company had no immediate comment.

($1 = 108.4700 yen)

(Reporting by Chang-Ran Kim and Makiko Yamazaki)

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