SC woman charged in casket jewelry theft



UNION, S.C. — A Union County woman has been arrested and accused of taking a piece of jewelry from a body in casket.


Union County sheriff’s deputies said that family members told officers that 46-year-old Tammy Renee Lloyd took a brooch from her deceased relative during a viewing.


Lloyd has been charged with larceny. It was not clear if she has an attorney.


The deputies’ report says a woman was having a viewing for her dead mother last week when Lloyd showed up.


A family member said the broach was missing after Lloyd was at the casket.


The broach was valued at $30.


Tue, 03/28/2017 - 23:43

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