BOONE, N.C. - Police in Boone have made arrests in a pair of financial crime investigations.
According to police, officers on Thursday arrested a Walmart employee for allegedly stealing money from a cash register.
Michael Richard Drake, 20, was booked into a detention center under at $15,000 bond.
Police also arrested 34-year-old Carrie Nicole Wells. She allegedly stole checks from a neighbor and forged them.
Police said Wells surrendered to police and was given a $10,000 bail before being released.