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NCDOT employee, others charged with larceny

Posted January 14, 2018 2:28 p.m. EST
Updated January 14, 2018 2:39 p.m. EST

An employee with the North Carolina Department of Transportation and two others have been arrested on multiple charges after thefts were reported to the Wayne County Sheriff's Office.

— An employee with the North Carolina Department of Transportation and two others have been arrested on multiple charges after thefts were reported to the Wayne County Sheriff's Office.

Charles Henderson Bryant, Jr., 42, of Goldsboro, an employee of the DOT, was charged with felony larceny, embezzlement and obtaining property by false pretense.

Michael Gerran Cavanagh, 54, and Renee Murphy Whisenant, 43, were each charged with felony larceny, possession of stolen goods and obtaining property by false pretense.

Officials said $102,730 worth of NCDOT property was stolen.