ELIZA-BETHTON — A former coordinator of economic companies on the Tennessee Faculty of Utilized Expertise Elizabethton was arrested Wednesday afternoon on one rely of theft over $60,000.
Valerie Service, 55, Elizabethton, turned herself in to the Carter County Jail after her indictment on Monday by a Carter County grand jury. Her bond is $25,000.
The cost stems from an investigation by particular brokers of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the workplace of the Tennessee comptroller of the treasury.
The investigation started upon the request by 1st District Legal professional Common Ken Baldwin to look into monetary discrepancies involving refunds to scholar accounts on the faculty. Through the course of the investigation, brokers decided that between February 2018 and April 2019, Service used her place to steal greater than $60,000. Service has since been terminated.