Hub City woman jailed for embezzlement

Hub City woman jailed for embezzlement
Shimari Harris. Source: HPD

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg woman is behind bars and charged with embezzlement from a Hub City business.

Shimari Harris, 23, was arrested Monday evening and charged with one count of embezzlement by an agent, officer, or trustee of a company.

According to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler the incident occurred at Best Buy, in the 4600 block of Hardy Street.

Traxler added Harris allegedly stole over $1,000 from the business.

Harris is currently booked in the Forrest County Jail.