facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Job applicant stole $15 in tips from restaurant

Dec. 18, 2013 at 5:29 PM   |   Comments

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del., Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Police in Delaware said a woman admitted stealing about $15 cash from a pair of tip jars at a hamburger restaurant where she was applying for a job.

Investigators said they reviewed surveillance footage and job application records to identify the woman who stole a total of about $15 in tip money Friday from two jars at Five Guys in Rehoboth Beach as Melissa Brittingham, 44, of Rehoboth Beach, WXDE-FM, Lewes, Del., reported Wednesday.

Brittingham pleaded guilty to a theft charge and was sentenced to one year of probation and a $500 fine plus court costs.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Police: Suspect said meth is her right as a Wiccan Police: Suspect said meth is her right as a Wiccan
2
'Stay of execution' for bird living in store 'Stay of execution' for bird living in store
3
'Dorothy' app controls phone features with heel clicks 'Dorothy' app controls phone features with heel clicks
4
Irish man called officer 'gay,' exposed buttocks Irish man called officer 'gay,' exposed buttocks
5
Ebola-themed Halloween display in Dallas suburb Ebola-themed Halloween display in Dallas suburb
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback