Hattiesburg woman charged with embezzlement

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg business employee was arrested and charged with one count of embezzlement.

Kayla McCaleb was taken into custody Wednesday by Hattiesburg police at the E and B Grocery on Old Highway 42.

The manage discovered she had allegedly taken more than 500 dollars during a counting process and contacted the owner.

The owner questioned McCaleb and recovered the stolen money.