Woman Accused Of Stealing Over $1,000 From A Local Business

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ELLICOTT – A Village of Frewsburg woman is facing charges after she allegedly stole over $1,000 from a local business’s bank account.

New York State Police say Shannon Helms, 40, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny on Sunday.

Investigators received a complaint from a local business owner that the company’s bank account was suspiciously low.

Through investigation troopers allege that while employed by the company, Helms stole over $1,700.

Police say Helms was released with an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Ellicott Court on a later date to answer the charge.


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