Hotel Clerk Accused Of Stealing Money

A Selma hotel clerk is facing a felony charge after he allegedly stole money from his employer.

Management at the Days Inn on US70-A in Selma reported on December 3rd a desk clerk was caught on video allegedly stealing an envelope containing $501.63.

After the incident the employee failed to show up for work the next day.

On December 5th,  warrants were obtained for the arrest of 31 year-old George S. Royal Jr., of Oakdale Avenue, Clayton.  Royal was located on January 6th by Selma Police and charged with felony larceny by an employee.  Bail was set at $40,000.