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Two charged with stealing thousands of dollars from their Bennettsville church

Source: Bennettsville Police Department Source: Bennettsville Police Department

BENNETTSVILLE, SC (WMBF) – Two people are charged with breach of trust with fraudulent intent and criminal conspiracy after allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from their Bennettsville church.

According to information from the Bennettsville Police Department, between Jan. 1, 2012 and June 12, 2017, John and Trollie Davis were both in charge of accounting and bookkeeping of the Saint James Freewill Holiness Church's funds of more than $5,000.

Police said the pair took the money and used it for themselves.

Lt. Larry Turner with Bennettsville Police confirmed bond for John and Trollie Davis was set at $50,000 each.

Both John and Trollie Davis were released on bond Thursday, according to an official with the Marlboro County Detention Center.

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