Money Allegedly Embezzled From American Legion Post

The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed they are conducting an embezzlement investigation at American Legion Post 71 in Clayton.

On December 18th, leaders at the American Legion Post reported funds had allegedly been embezzled.  The sheriff’s office did not disclose the amount of money reported missing.  The alleged thefts occurred between April and July 2020.

A detective has been assigned the case.