Police: Wicomico Co. school employee charged with theft

SALISBURY, Md. – A Wicomico County school employee has been charged with theft following an investigation.

Earlier this month, a deputy from the School Resource Division was called to Pemberton Elementary School for a reported theft. It was learned that over the past few months, an employee has noticed cash missing from her purse. Further investigation revealed that three school employees had cash stolen while working at Pemberton Elementary School.

Deputies found that the suspect was an employee of the school, identified as 45-year-old Heather Mueller. Mueller was charged with two counts of theft with a value of $100 to $1500, and one count of theft less than $100.

Police say a mugshot for Mueller is not available at this time.

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