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WILSON COUNTY, Texas -- A business woman from Wilson County is in jail after being arrested by the Texas Rangers yesterday.

Greater La Vernia Chamber of Commerce member Patsy Ritchey is being held at the Nacogdoches County Jail.

The 54-year-old was picked up on two warrants, one for theft of $20,000-$100,000. The other for misapplication of judiciary funds $20,000 - $100,000.

KENS 5 has not been able to confirm the case the charges are connected to.

Ritchey was under investigation for a large amount of money missing from the Greater La Vernia Chamber of Commerce.

Some estimated $60,000 was missing.

Ritchey is trying to make a $27,500 bond.

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