Robin Connell is charged with theft over $5,000. (Linkedin)

A woman listed as the general manager of the Glooscap First Nation has been charged with stealing more than $150,000 from the band, according to police.

The RCMP said Robin Connell, 45, was pilfering from the Glooscap Variety Store, Gas Bar and Gaming Room over the past year.

The band alerted police about irregularities it found in an audit in May.

Connell will appear in a Kentville provincial court on Oct. 15.