Adams County Maintenance Supervisor Charged with Embezzlement - - Jackson, MS

Adams County Maintenance Supervisor charged with embezzlement

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ADAMS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - An Adams County employee faced an embezzlement charge Thursday night.

52 year old Allen Jones of Natchez was arrested Wednesday.

He is accused of ordering an air conditioning unit under the pretense of placing it in a county owned facility.

Investigators said instead, Jones sold it to a local church and kept the money.

The Adams County Maintenance Supervisor is out on a five thousand dollar bond.

Arraignment was set for Monday, December 20th.

Jones has been placed on administrative leave without pay.

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