Former Spring Lake Public Official Pleads Guilty to Embezzling Over Half a Million Dollars from Town

The former finance director and accounting technician for the Town of Spring Lake, Gaye Cameron Tucker, pled guilty yesterday to embezzling over a half a million dollars from the Town of Spring Lake between 2016 and 2021. Tucker, 64, of Fayetteville, wrote checks from the Town’s bank accounts for her personal use, forging the signatures of other town officials, including the mayor and town manager. 

Author: Mike Jackson