Cross County Superintendent's Secretary Charged with Stealing Funds from School

MARCH 26, 2005 - Posted at 3:17 p.m. CST

WYNNE, AR - The personal secretary to the superintendent of the Cross County School District has been charged with stealing school funds.  Investigators say it is unclear how much money is missing.

Records show 41-year-old Sandy Mashburn of Cherry Valley faces an arraignment April 15.  The woman, who was suspended with pay February 28, was charged with theft of property, a felony, and released on a $15,000 bond.

Cross County officials say the investigation is continuing.

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