Two former hotel employees arrested after being accused of stealing over $50,000

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Two people were arrested after officials say they stole thousands of dollars from a hotel in Roseland.

Roseland Police say Sara Penter and Kristin Bridges were employees at the Holiday Inn Express when the thefts occurred back in December 2023.

Officials say financial documents were reviewed and multiple witnesses were interviewed before the arrests were made.

According to authorities, Penter and Bridges used Cash App cards and debit cards to fraudulently refund money from the hotel. The thefts amounted to over $50,000.

Both women were charged with Felony Theft. Penter has since posted bond. Bridges was arrested in Michigan and will be extradited back to Indiana.