Friday Apr 11
Lafayette County treasurer indicted for theft
U.S. Attorney Conner Eldridge says 36-year-old Keesha Rose appeared before a magistrate judge Thursday after a grand jury indictment charged her on Jan. 29. Rose faces two counts of theft from a program receiving federal funds in excess of at least $5,000.
Feds to investigate Lafayette County finances
Federal prosecutors are investigating after a state audit found more than $160,000 missing from the Lafayette County tax collector's bank account.
Audit: Tax collector's account missing $162,275
A legislative audit of the Lafayette County tax collector's office says the collector's bank account is missing $162,275.