SABINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - The former court clerk for Pineland has agreed to a plea deal of five years of probation for stealing almost $32,000 from the city while she was employed there.
Sabine County District Attorney Kevin Dutton said that Teresa Scott pleaded guilty to a felony theft charge on Wednesday.
As part of the plea deal, Scott agreed to pay $31,636.52 in restitution. She will also be required to pay a $1,000 fine and $313 in court costs.
Scott was arrested on the charge on Feb. 26.