Pugh is arrested for theft

Charges dropped in Florida reinstated in Escambia, Alabama

A Walnut Hill woman who was arrested in April on multiple felony counts accused of stealing more than $16,000 from the Northwest Escambia Bradberry Park's had those charges dropped in Florida due to jurisdictional issues, but has now been arrested in Escambia County, Ala., on nine counts of possession of a forged instrument, theft by deceit I and theft by deception II.

Paula Star Pugh, 48, 3800 Lambert Ridge Road, Walnut Hill, turned herself in to the Escambia County Detention Center Tuesday. She was later released on $20,000 bond.

Pugh, who served as treasurer of the park, is accused of using...