Quitman County Tax Assessor Kimberly Bell has been indicted on four counts of embezzlement and one count of fraud.

State Auditor Stacey Pickering says in a news release that Bell was arrested Monday.

The indictment alleges the 38-year-old Bell misused over $56,000 in taxpayer funds over a one-year period from October 2012 through September 2013.

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1/29/14