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Linda Jewell accused of stealing $10,000 from employer

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 16 2013 10:27:30 AM CDT
Linda Jewell
WEST ROCKHILL TWP., Pa. -

A Montgomery County woman is facing charges after police said he stole thousands of dollars from her Bucks County employer.

Pennridge Regional Police charged Linda Jewell, 57, of Brookside Drive in Lansdale,with theft and receiving stolen property.

Police said Jewell stole more than $10,000 from the Grand View Sports Medicine Center at 915 Lawn Ave. in West Rockhill Twp. while she worked as a billing clerk.

She stole cash and customer's co-pay payments from July 2012 until May 2013, police said, and she also admitted these thefts to her employer. Grand View Sports Medicine called the police.

Jewell turned herself into police on Wednesday and was arraigned.

She was released after posting $10,000 bail.

A preliminary hearing was set for September 9.