SBI & Bertie Co. Sheriff’s Office investigate allegations of misappropriation of town funds

WINDSOR, N.C. (WNCT) – The State Bureau of Investigations and The Bertie County Sheriff’s Office are investigating allegations the Town of Powellsville misappropriated funds.

State investigators tell 9 On Your Side the Sheriff’s Office contacted them about the allegations on July 6th.

Earlier this week, state investigators executed a search warrant at Town Hall. During the search, agents seized records and are currently reviewing them as part of the investigation.

The SBI and the Bertie County Sheriff’s Office are working on this investigation together.

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