Hobbs Woman Accused of Stealing From Employer

Hobbs Woman Accused of Stealing From Employer

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M. - A Hobbs woman is locked up on charges of stealing from her own employer.

According to the affidavit, 53-year-old Susana Grado was working at Bealls.

Police say there is surveillance video of her stuffing merchandise in trash bags and walking right out the door.

Grado admitted to officers that she took the items.

She says she took the items for her family members including her grandchildren and husband and she's been doing it twice a week for about a year and a half.

The total value of the merchandise taken was more than $23,000.