CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) - A Sulphur woman is accused of stealing from her employer, according to a news release from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office.
Authorities said on Thursday, detectives were contacted by the owner of a Sulphur grocery store regarding an allegation of an employee stealing from the company.
Authorities said 32-year-old Melinda A. Istre is accused of stealing over $500 from the store's cash register. The alleged thefts happened over a period of two months.
"When questioned by deputies, Istre confirmed the allegations," a release states.
Istre was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center on theft over $500.
Bond in the case was set at $25,000.