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Report: Employee stole nearly $10,000 from Dollar General

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LINCOLN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

A Stanley woman was arrested after she stole nearly $10,000 from her employer, according to a release from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies said the employee, 41-year-old Marcia Haggins Nealey, took a total of $9,574.86 from the register at Dollar General on NC Highway 16 between Thanksgiving 2013 and March 2014.

A Loss Prevention officer at the store notified the authorities of the theft on March 22.

Nealey, who officials said admitted to taking the money, was arrested and charged with one felony count of larceny by employee.

She was taken to the magistrate's office where she was released after posting a bond of $5,000.

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