NWGA Scanner | March 26th, 2021

Rome Family Dollar manager arrested for felony theft

According to arrest reports, Hope Ruthanne Widner, 52, of Adairsville, was booked into the Floyd County Jail on an arrest warrant. According to the warrant, she stole $2,193.82 from the Family Dollar on North Broad Street. The warrant stated that Widner, while working as a manager of the store, failed to make three deposits on August 25, 26, and 27th of last year keeping the money for her own usage. Widner was charged with felony theft by taking.