Michael Lee Acton, 45, of Portland. A Jackson County sheriff's deputy Tuesday arrested Acton on warrants charging him with five counts of aggravated first-degree theft and 16 counts of first-degree theft. He was lodged in the Jackson County Jail, where he remained Tuesday night on &
36;40,000 bail. Police suspect Acton embezzled more than &
36;100,000 from his former employer, N'Lightning Software Development Inc. in Medford.
Burglary, theft '
David Lester Nelson, 18, of the 1700 block of Archer Drive, Medford. Nelson appeared Tuesday in Jackson County Circuit Court on charges of first-degree burglary and first-degree theft. He was booked into jail then released on his own recognizance.
Lorana May Toman, 50, of the 700 block of Western Avenue, Medford. A Medford police officer Tuesday arrested Toman on a charge of first-degree theft. She was lodged in jail then released after posting bail.
' Rick Gene Markel, 46, of the 2300 block of Jacksonville Highway, Medford. A Medford police officer Tuesday arrested Markel on a charge of possession of cocaine and a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court. He was lodged in jail, where he remained Tuesday night on &