WHEATON, Ill. (CBS/AP) — A former cafeteria worker at an Elmhurst hospital is accused of stealing more than $218,000 over two years.
Todd Jagow of Woodridge is free on $10,000 bond after being charged with theft in excess of $100,000.READ MORE: 'An Important Time For Us': Chicagoans Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
DuPage County prosecutors say the 43-year-old Jagow was working as a cafeteria supervisor at Elmhurst Hospital when he allegedly entered fictitious refunds and then took money from the cash register in order to conceal his actions.READ MORE: Downtown Chicago Roadblocks Quell Mexican Independence Day Street Celebrations
The thefts allegedly occurred between February 2018 and January 2020. During a bond hearing Monday, prosecutors said Jagow paid personal expenses with the stolen money.
The scheme was uncovered when hospital workers conducted a review of cafeteria sales.MORE NEWS: 'We're Back': Store Owner Reopens Chicago Sports On Michigan Avenue After 2020 Unrest
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