Store employee charged with stealing $5,000 worth of lottery tickets

Last Updated: Friday, December 01, 2017

A convenience store employee is accused of stealing about $5,000 worth of lottery tickets from her business.

Jamie English, 35, was charged with grand theft, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.

English was working at Speedway on Land O' Lakes Boulevard when the incident, caught on surveillance video, occurred.

A detective responded to the store Wednesday and interviewed English.

Authorities said she admitted to taking the tickets and cashing multiple tickets.