Woman accused of stealing lottery tickets from employer

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A woman is facing charges for stealing lottery tickets from her employer.

Erin Schmutte, 27, is charged with theft.

According to court records, Schmutte stole cash and lottery tickets from Galbraith Food Mart, where she works.

She would place the winning lottery tickets in her purse and claim the money. The incidents were caught on surveillance video.

She has been released from jail on her own recognizance.

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