Five Guys job applicant stole from tip jars
12/18/2013 8:34 AM
12/18/2013 8:36 AM
Police say a woman applying for a job at a Delaware restaurant stole money from a tip jar.
Rehoboth Beach police say the woman filled out an application at Five Guys last Friday, then took about $15 from two separate jars.
Police say a review of the application and surveillance footage led to the arrest of Melissa Brittingham, 44.
WXDE-FM reports that Brittingham later pleaded guilty to a theft charge and received one year of probation.
Brittingham must also pay a $500 fine and court costs.
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