HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - A Pass Christian woman is in jail following an embezzlement investigation.
Alexis Marie Smith, 20, was arrested on a charge of felony embezzlement.
Harrison County Sheriff Troy Peterson said on May 5, the sheriff’s office received a complaint of embezzlement from the Dollar General on Vidalia Road in Pass Christian. It was reported that Smith, who had access to the cash register, took around $2,000 in cash, according to Peterson.
Smith is held at the Harrison County jail in lieu of a $15,000 bond set by Justice Court Judge Melvin Ray pending her initial appearance.