TIFTON, GA (WALB) - A principal of a Tifton elementary school was booked for theft Tuesday, June 5, 2018, according to a statement issued by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
Principal Tammy Dill Corbin, 49, was arrested for felony theft by taking and booked into the Tift County Jail.
An investigation started in February when the GBI was requested by the Tifton Police Department to look into misappropriation of funds at Charles Spencer Elementary School.
An audit conducted by the Tift County School Board found suspicious purchases made on a credit card assigned to the elementary school.
The investigation found that Principal Corbin had used the card to purchase personal items and pay personal bills.
Corbin is said to have charged over $1,500 between July 2017 and January 2018.
The school system released the following statement: