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Ex-employee admits to stealing $200K in jewelry

Thursday - 9/13/2012, 5:11pm  ET

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - A woman has admitted to stealing more than $200,000 worth of jewelry from the Arundel Mills store where she worked.

Sixty-eight-year-old Susan Gibson of Catonsville pleaded guilty on Tuesday to theft over $100,000. She was sentenced to five years of supervised probation and ordered to pay $125,000 in restitution.

Prosecutors say over a period of three years, Gibson walked out of Last Call by Neiman Marcus with jewelry. A co-worker noticed the thefts and reported her suspicions to store security.

The Capital of Annapolis ( reports that a search of Gibson's home turned up 166 pieces of jewelry.


Information from: The Capital of Annapolis, Md.,

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