Man defrauds grocery store of nearly $25,000

Donte McClary

A grocery store cashier at a Bi-Lo in Florence is charged in a scheme that defrauded the chain of nearly $25,000.

Donte McClary, 20, is charged with Breach of Trust with Fraudulent Intent of more than $10,000.

Florence police say he made fraudulent purchases, voided them out as returns, and pocketed the cash.

The store managers suspected something wasn't right and called police.

Police added that he committed these crimes over a three month period.