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charges against shoe salesperson

Friday, March 02, 2018 17:38 PM
Written by Stan Maddux
Category: Local News

A LaPorte woman could get time behind bars for allegedly embezzling from

her workplace.

52 year old Jodie Chapman is charged with theft.

According to court documents....she was employed at Zelden's Shoes

at Lincolnway and Michigan Ave.

Police say she offered customers huge discounts if they paid with cash.

The money then wound up in her pocket.

Police say she kept the transactions a secret by not recording the


Eventually....the store owner found out and fired her.

Police say Zelden's Shoes suffered a financial loss of more than 33 hundred dollars.

Chapman could receive anywhere from six months to two and a half years if

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