Woman accused of stealing jewelry from friend's mom

POSTED: 10:28 PM Oct 23 2013   UPDATED: 5:25 PM Oct 23 2013
10-23-13_Edith Vanzant
KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

A Kingsport woman is facing charges after Sullivan County deputies say she stole jewelry from her friend's mother.

Edith Marie Vanzant was arrested and charged with theft over $10,000 after officers say they received a report from a woman on Brentwood Drive.

The victim told authorities that Vanzant was at her home visiting with her son. She said after Vanzant left, she noticed some jewelry was missing.

After an investigation, officers charged Vanzant with the theft.