Shelby County man accused of stealing from charity

SHELBY COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - A Shelby County man faces charges of theft and forgery, accused of stealing from a charity organization.

Jefferson County authorities say David Graves took $24,000 dollars from the Lorie Johnson Foundation through unauthorized checks and ATM withdrawals.

FOX6 News told you about Lorie Johnson, last year. She was battling cancer during her pregnancy.

The foundation was set up after she passed away in January to help women with education and financial assistance.