Missing Longview City Funds

A routine balance of city accounts has turned up missing funds from the city of Longview. Longview police are now investigating why more than $1700 has been unaccounted for during a daily balancing of accounts in the billing adjustment of utility services. Police are investigating it as a theft, as 1,728 dollars turned up missing between February 28th and March 13th. City officials say an employee is suspected of being responsible.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.