By Ron Clayton
CALHOUN, Tenn. -—;A former bookkeeper for the Calhoun-Charleston Utility District was arrested today and charged with theft over $1,000, McMinn County Sheriff Steve Frisbie said.
Karen Reynolds, 35, of Calhoun is accused of diverting more than $5,800 in checks made payable to the district for her own personal use, according to an audit by the Tennessee Comptroller’s office.
She was released on a $5,000 bond and faces a July 3 arraignment in McMinn County Criminal Court, records show.
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