Woman accused of embezzling more than $70K from a North Naples business arrested in South Carolina

Published: April 20, 2022 2:31 PM EDT
Angela Sue Berry (Credit: Collier County Sheriff's Office)

A Naples woman has been arrested in South Carolina after an investigation by the Collier County Sheriff’s Office determined that she had embezzled more than $70,000 from a North Naples business.

Angela Sue Berry, 51, was arrested and is being held in a South Carolina jail while she waits to be extradited to Collier County.

Deputies say she embezzled $72,833.45 from The Sauce Lady restaurant while she was the manager and bookkeeper for the business. Deputies say from Nov. 2017 until Aug 2019, Berry wrote checks to herself from the business account without the business owner’s knowledge.

Berry is facing charges of scheming to defraud, grand theft, and criminal use of personal identification.