A Rome man is in jail after police say he defrauded Rome Electric Motor Works by making monthly payments of more than $500 to himself for a total of $100,000, reports stated.

According to Floyd County Jail records:

Mark Anthony Vaughn, 44, of 204 Harrison Road, is charged with felony theft by deception.

Vaughn, who was an employee of the company, facilitated the fraudulent payments. He was arrested Monday and remained in jail without bail.

RNT