Gates County sergeant arrested for embezzlement
GATES COUNTY, N.C. (WVEC) -- After an internal investigation of the Gates County Sheriff’s Office a sergeant was arrested.
On Wednesday, North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation agents arrested 33-year-old Gates County Sergeant Brandon Scott Hawks. He was charged with two counts of Embezzlement of Property by Public Officer and one count of Larceny of a Firearm.
Hawk was released after posting a $35,000 secured bond.
The FBI is assisting the SBI's ongoing investigation.
No further information has been released.