Theft Of Cash (One Arrest)
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 • 8:18pm
SPARTA, NJ - Sparta Detective Terrence Mulligan has concluded his investigation regarding the theft of cash from a local eatery. The business is located in White Deer Plaza. The owner had reported to police that it appears that approximately $4,500.00 in cash was taken from the stores safe over a period of two months.
Subsequent investigation showed that a former employee, 21-year-old Lindsay N. Schroeder of Franklin Borough had stolen the money. She had the combination to the safe and stole cash in the increments of approximately $200.00 at a time. Schroeder explained to Det. Mulligan that her heroin addiction fueled her behavior in this matter.
Schroeder was processed at Police Headquarters on July 28th and charged with one count of; Theft of Movable Property, $4,500.00 in cash (Crime of the Third Degree). She was released several hours later on her own recognizance.
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