Dailey was the town clerk of Burnsville from 2004 until 2007 and served as deputy town clerk from 2002 to 2004. She is free on $20,000 bond.
The investigation conducted by the state auditor’s office alleges Dailey embezzled more than $62,000. She has already repaid $12,804.73.
The alleged embezzlement took place from January 2004 to January 2007 and was initially discovered and reported to the auditor’s office by a CPA firm conducting the city’s routine audit and by Burnsville officials.