A Circle K employee has been charged with stealing over $16,000 from a Clearwater Avenue convenience store going back to 2017.

Samantha Beaver was working for Circle K in 2017 when she started pocketing cash transactions from customers. She'd void cash sales and pocket the cash according to the investigation.

An investigation revealed that over $16,000 had been embezzled over several months and that Beaver was averaging $600-$800 a week.

Beaver was arraigned and pleaded innocent to the charges. You can check out more details on the case here.