Inmates Accused of Theft

UNION COUNTY, N.C. —  WCCB Charlotte has confirmed that two inmates working on a remodeling project at the Union County Highway Patrol building are accused of stealing drugs and cash confiscated as evidence.

The inmates were part of the Inmate Construction Project at Brown Creek Prison. WCCB Charlotte is told that program has been suspended.

WCCB’s Marvin Beach will have more on this story tonight on WCCB News @ Ten.