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Jonesboro motel: caretaker stole equipment, cash before disappearing

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A Jonesboro business told police their former caretaker stole hundreds of dollars worth of equipment and cash.

The Jami Bee Motel on Nettleton filed a report with Jonesboro police stating that they believed a former employee stole a pressure washer, washing machine, welding kit, various tools and more than $1,000.

The employee who filed the report stated they realized the caretaker had been taking the items during his last month of employment there.

He told police when he found out about the thefts, he fired the caretaker. Since then, they have been unable to locate him.

Detectives advised the victim there are avenues they can take through the city attorney and the courts. Until then, the case is closed.

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