A bank teller that works at the First National Bank of Staunton branch in Holiday Shores is charged with theft over $500. 51-year-old Lori A. Surgant of the 1,800 block of Sextant Drive in Edwardsville is accused of stealing more than $7,000 from the bank between November 1, 2011 and January 20 of this year.

Captain Mike Dixon of the Madison County Sheriff's Department says an investigation began on January 26.

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Surgant was located at her home Monday morning and taken into custody.

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