The Upshur County Sheriff's Department has arrested a Buckhannon woman accused of embezzling money from two companies she did bookkeeping for since 2006.
It has charged Pamela Butcher, 44, with two counts of embezzlement. The companies involved include Roustabout LLC and TKS Contracting Inc.
Sheriff Dave Coffman said the investigation involves thousands of dollars and that he expects to file additional charges.
Butcher remains in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail on a $100,000 bond.