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Worker steals $1,300 from Hermitage pet store

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

An employee at a local pet store is in trouble after police said he was taking advantage of customers to steal from the company.

Police said James Spillers made as many as 50 fraudulent returns to PetSmart in Hermitage in order to steal cash from his employer.

Police said Spillers made up fake returns and would keep the cash from the made-up transactions.

Between February and June, police said he took at least $1,300 from the cash drawer.

Spillers was charged with felony theft and is free on bond.

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