Police: Man embezzles $14K from OB/GYN office in Greenville

POSTED: 1:02 PM Feb 28 2014   UPDATED: 1:02 PM Feb 28 2014
GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

A man has been charged for allegedly embezzling thousands of dollars from an OB/GYN office in Greenville.

According to the Greenville Police Department, 33-year-old Dana Lassiter was arrested on Thursday and has been charged with three counts of embezzlement. Investigators said Lassiter stole about $14,000 from Carolina Women's Physicians, P.A., located at 2414 Emerald Place in Greenville.

Police said Lassiter embezzled the money between July 2011 and July 2013. He no longer works at the office.

Lassiter has been released on bond. He was scheduled to have his first court appearance Friday.