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Monday, November 20, 2017

Bartender charged with stealing cash

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Colonial Regional

Colonial Regional Police Department was called to Bath Fire Company’s social hall Oct. 23 to investigate a report of theft.

The club board told officers it had evidence that bartender Rhonda Omelko, 63, of Stroudsburg, had stolen cash — totaling $570 — from the locked bank deposit cabinet.

According to the report, Omelko admitted to the theft and was taken into police custody. She was charged with two counts of theft, misdemeanor one offenses, police said.

After being taken to Northampton County Central Booking, Judge Corpora set her bail at $10,000 unsecured.

According to the report, Omelko was released after posting bail.