VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV) – Vicksburg police arrested two women who allegedly embezzled from a clothing store.

Police said they responded to Rainbow on Pemberton Square Boulevard on Tuesday, May 23 after receiving call about a theft of merchandise.

Rainbow’s Loss Prevention Manager reported surveillance showing two employees embezzling clothing and other store merchandise in the amount of $5,361.88.

Police said Ashanti Jernae Hardin, 20, of Vicksburg, and Antoinette Renee Hyder 34, of Port Gibson, were arrested and charged with felony embezzlement.

Hardin and Hyder appeared before the Municipal Court Judge Angela Carpenter on Friday, May 26, 2023. They each received a $30,000 bond.