Pest control employee charged with stealing from residence; funeral home out nearly $5K

*A pest control company employee, Jason Lee Dodd, 41, of Winder, has been charged with stealing and then pawning jewelry from a Hall County home he was servicing, according to the Hall County Sheriff’s Office. Dodd was arrested Wednesday and was still in jail Thursday morning in lieu of $11,400 bond.

*A Gainesville funeral home is out $4,700 after it was given a bad check. Gainesville Police are investigating the “insufficient funds” case.