GRETNA – A man claims that his former employer withheld information and his paycheck following his resignation.
Kyrell Theodore filed a suit against Integrated Electronic Technologies Inc. in the 24th Judicial District Court on June 20.
According to the claim, the plaintiff was an employee of the defendant beginning in September 2015, however, in February, the plaintiff and his supervisor allegedly had an argument, resulting in the plaintiff's resignation. The suit states that on Feb. 26, the plaintiff filed an employee separation notice, but was afterward refused his paycheck by his supervisor. The check was eventually released to the plaintiff after multiple requests, however he alleges he was not paid the full amount owed to him. Since that time, the suit states that the plaintiff has had information withheld from him about his paycheck regarding deductions.
The defendant is accused of violations of Louisiana Revised Statutes.
The plaintiff is seeking an unspecified amount in damages. He is represented by Peggy Garris and Charlotte Washington of New Iberia.
The case has been assigned to Division F Judge Michael P. Mentz.
The 24th Judicial District Court Case number 762104