Local pastor, wife accused of embezzling $40K from church

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — Representatives from a local church filed a police report Monday claiming more than $40,000 had been embezzled from the church.

According to the incident report, $40,393.55 in cash was stolen from The Journey Church of the Triad located on East Hartley Drive in High Point.

High Point police confirm charges are pending against the church pastor, Keith Hall, and his wife, Leslie Hall.

Keith Hall and Leslie Hall turned themselves in to police on Tuesday evening.

The report says the embezzlement was discovered in May.

Church leaders were not available for comment Tuesday afternoon.