BARDSTOWN, Ky. (WHAS11) -- An internal investigation is underway in Bardstown after a city employee was accused of theft.
According to a press release, Bardstown Police arrested Patricia C. Greer, a long-time city employee, on theft charges Wednesday.
Greer is accused of taking money from cash drawers at Bardstown City Hall.
Police said Greer admitted to the theft and right now they know she took at least $6,000.
Mayor Sheckles said Greer was terminated and he "will make every effort to assure the public that the City will make every effort to see that the public's money is paid back in full.