Ex-bank manager in Tulare accused of embezzlement bailed out

VISALIA, Calif.

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Jeri Sell bailed out of the Tulare County Jail Tuesday night. Earlier today at her arraignment -- a judge reduced her bail amount dramatically, from $679,000 to $100,000.

Sell is the former manager of Citizens Business Bank in Tulare. She's accused of stealing close to $700,000 from customers accounts to help pay for a gambling problem.

Sell pleaded "not guilty" to the charges. The judge also told Sell to stay away from casinos, when she was released on bail.

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