Wal-Mart cashier charged with embezzlement www.privateofficer.com
Ruth S. Smith, 51, of Foster Avenue, allegedly stole the money from the store off Freeman’s Bridge Road between last month and this month — thefts police said were first detected by a store asset protection employee.
Smith was arrested Saturday by Officer Meredith L. Kaiser and charged with fourth-degree grand larceny.
Smith was arraigned in front of Town Justice Paul E. Davenport and sent to the Schenectady County Jail in lieu of $1,200 bail and due back in court Tuesday, police said.
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