Woman sentenced for stealing from employer

Woman sentenced for stealing from employer

URBANA — A Champaign woman who admitted stealing from her employer was sentenced Wednesday to conditional discharge for two years and ordered to make restitution.

Tonya Fulfer, 28, who listed an address in the 800 block of Westfield Drive, pleaded guilty before Judge Tom Difanis to theft over $500.

She admitted that between July 13 and Aug. 23, while employed at Home Depot, 820 W. Bloomington Road, C, she faked returns and pocketed the cash for herself.

Champaign police arrested Fulfer at her job on Aug. 25. As part of her sentence, she will have to repay Home Depot $1,644.

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