Daisy Elementary Child Care worker charged with theft over $60,000
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. —
49-year-old Sharon Wynn of Soddy Daisy is charged with theft over $60,000 after an investigation by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office.
The HCSO looked into reports of missing funds from the Hamilton County Department of Education School Age Child Care Program at Daisy Elementary School.
The Department of Education provided the HCSO with audit results that were conducted between September 2011 and June 2016. The audit showed a total loss of more than $60,000.
The investigation determined the loss of funds were due to an employee theft.
Detectives discovered that Wynn, an employee at the school, would steal up to $200 at a time from the Child Care Program's deposit.
A Hamilton County Grand Jury recently indicted Wynn.
She turned herself in to the Hamilton County Jail Thursday morning.
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