Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Rhode Island Woman Charged With Embezzling Nearly $300K
Linda Munroe, 55, of Cranston, Rhode Island, has been charged with embezzling $294,126 from Cameron's Pharmacy, where she had been employed as a liquor counter cashier. Authorities believe Munroe stole cash over an 18 months period, between July 2006 and December 2007. Munroe is also alleged to have played Keno with the pharmacy's lottery account while on duty and pocketed the winning tickets for herself to the tune of nearly $21,000.