Connell woman accused of stealing $100,000

FRANKLIN CO. SHERIFF'S NEWS RELEASE -- Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Monica Pruett of Connell and booked her into Franklin County Corrections as part of a summer long investigation. Pruett is being investigated for theft as the owner and operator of Lierman Business Services after the Sheriff’s Office received a complaint by the owner of D&S Farms of Mesa claiming Pruett had stolen over $100,000 while providing services as a bookkeeper for the farm. Pruett will likely have an arraignment hearing on Monday August 6th.

If anyone has any information regarding this investigation or other similar incidents they are asked to call the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office at 509-545-3501.