Former OAC director arrested

Former OAC director arrested
(Source: Ector Co. Sheriff's Office)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - The former director of the Odessa Animal Control Shelter has been arrested.

Jacqueline Adimare was booked into the Ector County Jail after being accused of taking $2,251 from pet adoption funds.

According to the arrest affidavit, multiple witnesses advised after the PetSmart funds were counted and collected, Adimare requested them to be turned over to her. This included cash and checks.

Witnesses say the checks were turned over for funds to be processed, but the cash funds were never received. According to the affidavit, Jacqueline claimed she would later turn in the money to the "General fund or the Donations account."

Documents obtained also showed that money was not turned in between December 2016 and March 2017.

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