COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) -- A Union County man has been charged with embezzlement under contract by Columbus police.
Authorities say James Lamar Hamilton, 42, of Blue Springs was arrested last week.
Investigators say Hamilton entered an agreement with a Columbus business for the use of the equipment.
They say he failed to return it to the company and after several attempts to get there property back, the company filed charges.
Bond for Hamilton was set at $5,000.