Jefferson County Court Clerk Arrested

A Jefferson County court clerk is accused of stealing tens of thousand dollars. Sheriff's deputies say Taraneicha Carmichael pocketed $38,000 cash payments at probate court for services like name changes, wills, and records requests. Investigators believe she'd been stealing the money since 2019. Carmichael has resigned. She is charged with theft. Carmichael is free on $30,000 bond.