University police charge temp employee in thefts

CLEMSON — A temporary employee deposited $3,195 in checks intended for the S.C. Botanical Garden into her personal checking account, according to Clemson University police.

Meganne Alyisha Evans, 28, of Pendleton was charged Monday with grand larceny, value more than $2,000, but less than $10,000, a felony. She was employed at the Fran Hanson Discovery Center, where the thefts occurred between September 2013 and February 2014, according to the warrant.

She was released on a $5,000 personal recognizance bond.