Nashua woman charged in theft from safe at JC Penney store
NASHUA — A city woman was arrested on a felony theft charge Wednesday after police said she had taken money from a safe at JC Penney.
Cassundra Cook, 29, no fixed address, was charged about 5:30 p.m. with theft by unauthorized taking or transfer/consolidation, a Class A felony, police said.
According to a release, police were called to the Pheasant Lane Mall store Jan. 22 by JC Penney Asset Protection workers who told them Cook had access to the store’s safe on numerous occasions and took cash, police said.
Cook was released on $240 cash bail and is scheduled to be arraigned in Nashua circuit court July 10.
A Class A felony is punishable by up to 15 years in prison.