SCOTLAND COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — The modest town of East Laurinburg will turn out to be an unincorporated section of Scotland County on Friday amid claimed fiscal violations, the Carolina Community Push stories.
Final tumble, a report by the point out auditor’s office environment in depth the economical violations of East Laurinburg officers and advisable embezzlement expenses. However, Scotland County District Legal professional Reece Saunders has not sought criminal prices against the town’s former fiscal officer.
The Local Govt Commission utilized a new legislation (Senate Invoice 314) last December for the initial time in North Carolina historical past and unanimously voted to dissolve the town’s constitution.
The commission seized the town’s books and took control of its finances a thirty day period before voting to dissolve the charter.
State Treasurer Dale Folwell, who chairs the commission, reportedly has urged the Basic Assembly to revoke the town’s constitution considering the fact that it experienced “ceased to operate as a feasible governing device,”
Folwell then known as on Saunders to cost the previous official in connection to money violations.