Bluff City woman charged with embezzlement

POSTED: 5:47 PM Feb 18 2013
SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. -

A Bluff City woman is facing charges after Johnson City Police say she embezzled money from the store where she worked.

Officers tell us they arrested Julia Wilson after she admitted to using Belk merchandise to make false returns.

We're told by JCPD she would place the return amounts onto gift cards. Police say according to Wilson's statement she embezzled more than $6,700.

She was charged with theft of property over $1,000.