The Major Case Bureau reports the details of an arrest for grand larceny that occurred in Elmont beginning Friday, 10/02/15 through Tuesday, 01/26/16.
According to detectives, Mary Camuti, 66, of 143-40 257th St., Rosedale, while employed as a bookkeeper for an Elmont company, had on six occasions, altered her paycheck showing a larger amount and then proceeded to cash the checks. The defendant, in an effort to cover her actions, then made false payments to vendors on the company’s accounting system causing the company to suffer a total loss of $17,000.
Camuti is being charged with two counts of Grand Larceny 3rd Degree, two counts of Grand Larceny 4th Degree, and six counts of Possession Forged Instrument 2nd Degree. She will be arraigned on 04/19/16 in First District Court, Hempstead.