Boone Police File Charges In Local Embezzlement Case (2018-12-19 15:55:30)

On November 27th, the Boone Police Department received a report of fraudulent activity at High Country Community Health on 108 Doctors Drive in Boone.

The report was forwarded to the Boone Police Department Criminal Investigations Division and an investigation began.

On December 14th, Emily Yvonne Whisnant, 43 years-of-age, of Newland, was arrested and charged with six counts of felony embezzlement. 

Whisnant was taken before an Avery County Magistrate, where her court date was set for January 18th, and her conditions of release were set as a $20,000 secured bond.