North Carolina General Statutes Chapter 14. Criminal Law § 14-91. Embezzlement of State property by public officers and employees

If any officer, agent, or employee of the State, or other person having or holding in trust for the same any bonds issued by the State, or any security, or other property and effects of the same, shall embezzle or knowingly and willfully misapply or convert the same to his own use, or otherwise willfully or corruptly abuse such trust, such offender and all persons knowingly and willfully aiding and abetting or otherwise assisting therein shall be guilty of a felony.  If the value of the property is one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000) or more, a violation of this section is a Class C felony.  If the value of the property is less than one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000), a violation of this section is a Class F felony.

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