SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. – A 23-year-old South Burlington DMV Employee has been arrested after allegedly taking funds from the branch.
Shasta Gray, 23, was cited for the charge of a Public Employee Fraudulently Taking Funds.
Gray, a Barre resident, has been placed on paid administrative leave pending completion of the State's employment investigation. Gray has been a full-time DMV employee since March of 2012.
The Vermont DMV Investigations Unit initiated a case earlier this month regarding the possible internal theft of money from the South Burlington DMV branch office. At present it is believed less than $150 from cash customer transactions was involved.
If convicted, Gray faces a fine up to $1000 and, or imprisonment for up to 10 years. She is scheduled to be arraigned in Vermont Superior Court – Criminal Division in Burlington on February 4, 2014.