Two Women Charged With Embezzlement

embezzlementTwo women were charged with embezzlement from a Shelbyville business by the Bedford County grand jury Monday.
Melissa Martin and Jessica Estrada were indicted on direct presentment. Martin was charged with theft over $60,000, while Estrada was charged with theft over $10,000.
A total of $144,000 was allegedly embezzled from A-1 Quick Cash by the pair.
Shelbyville Police Detective Lt. Brian Crews said that Martin had claimed on Dec. 30, 2013 she had been kidnapped at gunpoint from the parking lot of the business and was later charged with filing a false report.
Both are free on $100,000 bond and turned themselves into authorities Monday morning.