Monday 22 July, 2019

WPC questioned over missing money

A woman police officer is being questioned after someone turned in money to the Rio Claro Police Station, only for it to go missing after it was handed in.

The woman police officer is now being investigated by officials of the Professional Standards Bureau on allegations of larceny.

According to reports, the woman, who is said to be the wife of a senior police officer, was linked to the disappearance of a quantity of cash which was found in Rio Claro last week. 

Someone came into the police station and reported that they had found $500 in cash along the roadway.

A report was said to have been taken and the money secured.

However, at a later date, the money could not be located.

As a result, the officials from the Professional Standards Bureau were notified and an investigation was launched.

More on this as it becomes available.

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