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Oxford woman charged with embezzlement at local store

The Oxford Police Department arrested an Oxford woman last week for allegedly embezzling from Dollar General while employed there.

According to reports, Shannon Garron, 21, embezzled more than $4,700. Dollar General signed charges against her on Dec. 19 and a warrant was issued on Dec. 27.

Lafayette County Sheriff’s deputies served the warrant at Garron’s home in Lafayette County on Thursday. She was taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center where she was booked on a $2,500 bond.