APD arrests worker for theft at school

LaShirley White

Charged with theft by taking

A contract worker for the school system was arrested and charged last week with stealing funds raised for school activities

The APD Criminal Investigation Division arrested Lashirley White, 25, of Alma, who was charged with two counts of theft by taking. According to the police, White entered a classroom and took $1,570.

To date, APD has recovered $537.42 of the money, with $410 being discovered inside a trash receptacle in a girls room at the school.