Woman charged with larceny in Hatteras

Posted at 11:10 AM, Aug 29, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-29 11:18:19-04

Hatteras, N.C. – An Avon woman has been charged with seven counts of larceny in Hatteras, according to Chief Deputy Steve Hoggard of Dare County.

On May 1, 2014, The Dare Sheriff’s Office received a report regarding an employee theft at a store in Hatteras.

Deputies responded, and after interviewing store employees, initiated an investigation into the report.

The investigation resulted in a submission to the Dare County Grand Jury, who returned bills of indictment against an Avon resident.

The suspect, 21-year-old Jasmine Shada Downing of Avon, was arrested on August 26, 2014.

Downing is charged with seven counts of Larceny by Employee (Felony). She was released from jail on a $3,000 bond.

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