Troopers: Restaurant Employee Wanted For Embezzlement

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Wilmington – The Delaware State Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a suspect who is wanted in connection with embezzlement from a restaurant, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Melissa Jaffe.

Jaffe said the investigation began on February 6, 2018 when Troopers were contacted by a manger of the Panera Bread located at 2311 Concord Pike, Wilmington, regarding an employee who was stealing money from the cash register. Through further investigations, it was discovered that an employee, identified as 36-year-old Yasser J. Wolf of Downingtown, Pennsylvania had been conducting fraudulent cash refund transactions from October 2017 to January 2018, said Jaffe. Wolf made over 151 fraudulent cash refunds totaling over $2,300.00, added Jaffe.

Wolf is a white male, 5’08” tall, 220 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair. Troopers did not provide a photo of Wolf.

Troopers have been unable to locate Wolf who currently has active warrants for Theft (Felony) and Falsifying Business Records.

If anyone has information on his whereabouts they are asked to please contact Troop 1, Corporal K. Macauley at 302-660-4282 . Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.

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