Affidavit: Hanahan woman embezzled $25K from city of Hanahan - WCIV-TV | ABC News 4 - Charleston News, Sports, Weather

Affidavit: Hanahan woman embezzled $25K from city of Hanahan

Posted: Updated:

HANAHAN, S.C. (WCIV) - A former city of Hanahan employee was charged Friday with embezzling nearly $25,000 from her employer.

According to a statement from the State Law Enforcement Division, 48-year-old Kimberly Crolley Murdaugh was charged with one count of embezzlement of public funds. Murdaugh is being held in the Berkeley County Detention Center.

The affidavit states Murdaugh took $24,354 from the City of Hanahan between December 2005 and March 2010, while she was employed by the city. She was employed as the human resources manager and payroll director for the city, court documents state.

The affidavit states Murdaugh neglected to pay insurance premiums while making claims that cost the city thousands of dollars.

If convicted, she faces fines and a 10-year prison sentence.

  • High Profile CasesMore>>

Powered by WorldNow

ABCNews4 WCIV-TV

888 Allbritton Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843-881-4444 | Advertising Information

Public Information File

For assistance with accessing WCIV-TV's public information file, click here.

Advertising

Advertising Credit Application and Terms and Conditions PDF.

Powered by WorldNow
All content Copyright © 2014 WCIV and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.