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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Monday June 4th, 2018 :: 09:32 a.m. EDT


Former library employee facing embezzlement charges

Detective Paul Alkire of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Martha Jane Berryhill, 69, of 526 Berryhill Farm Drive in Nebo, with five counts of embezzlement.
Berryhill worked at the McDowell County Public Library and was responsible for depositing cash from both the Marion and Old Fort branches. Library administrators found discrepancies in the deposits and notified the Sheriff’s Office.
It is believed that Berryhill took $21,499.64 between Jan. 1, 2014 and March 29, 2018.

McDowell County Sheriff's Office
593 Spaulding Rd
Marion, NC 28752

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Non-emergencies: 828-652-2235

Richelle Bailey
McDowell County Sheriff's Office

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