Former Ocean State Job Lot employee arrested on felony charges

By News Staff


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NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WLNE) – A former Ocean State Job Lot employee was arrested for stealing nearly $20,000 from the company.

State Police said 44-year-old Jennifer Cotrone, of Coventry, stole “Crazy Deals” gift cards and then used them for her own personal expenditures. She’s also accused of issuing refund credits to two credit card accounts for her personal benefit.

Cotrone faces one felony count of Larceny over $1,500 and one felony count of Access to Computer for Fraudulent Purposes.

Cotrone served as the sales audit coordinator for the company for 18 years.

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