Former Burnsville clerk arrested for embezzlement

The former city clerk for the Town of Burnsville was arrested for embezzlement.

Posted: Jun 20, 2018 10:18 AM
Updated: Jun 20, 2018 12:43 PM

BURNSVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - The former city clerk for the Town of Burnsville was arrested for embezzlement. 

Jilision Lynn Lee | Photo: Tishomingo County Jail

Jilision Lynn Lee was arrested on Tuesday, June 19. 

She was charged with embezzlement and served a demand of $1,161.70. The demand included investigative costs and interest. 

She is accused of making personal purchases with a city credit card from January 2013 to February 2015. 

The State Auditor's Office says she repaid some of the funds. 

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