An 18-year-old employee was arrested for stealing nearly $1,900 from Sears in Concord.

Police said Sears’ Area Loss Prevention Manager reported that one of her employees was taking money from the registers over the course of the past couple of months.

Police said the employee had a written statement for Sears admitting to taking $1,855 from the register.

 The employee was arrested Saturday evening and taken to the Cabarrus County Jail.

He was charged with larceny by an employee.

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