Cultural Council of Georgetown Co. official accused of taking $41K from organization

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GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) – The Georgetown Police Department announces the arrest of Leslie Michelle Ayres, 51, of Georgetown, for Breach of Trust with Fraudulent Intent. 

Ayres was the Executive Director of the Cultural Council of Georgetown County, according to officials. After a lengthy investigation Ayres was identified as the suspect responsible for taking approximately $41,000 from the Cultural Council. 

Ayres surrendered herself to law enforcement this morning at the Georgetown County Detention Center. 

She is being held pending a bond hearing.

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