Police arrest three accused in embezzlement scheme

October 10, 2013 10:14:41 AM

Sarah Fowler - [email protected]


Three Columbus women were arrested Tuesday on embezzlement-related charges. 


Natasha Taylor, 24, was charged with embezzlement after she allegedly helped two friends return stolen items to Dollar General. Taylor worked at the Hwy. 69 South business, according to authorities. 


Teandra Bobo, 23, and Keosha Cunningham, 19, are accused of stealing the merchandise from the store and then receiving cash back after returning them. 


Officials with the Columbus Police Department said Taylor embezzled an undetermined amount. 


The investigation is ongoing.

Sarah Fowler covered crime, education and community related events for The Dispatch.