- Associated Press - Friday, February 13, 2015

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Beverly Hills police say they’ve arrested a 20-year-old woman suspected of being the “tip jar bandit.”

Investigators say the woman allegedly looted a tip jar Thursday at a coffee shop and is suspected in similar robberies at area cafes and restaurants.

The suspect was followed out of the coffee shop a by a witness, who called police.

Minutes later, officers arrested Jessica Shub on suspicion of commercial burglary.

The Los Angeles Times reports (https://lat.ms/1D3uh6n) Shub, a Beverly Hills resident, is being held on $20,000 bail.

Police believe she carried out two similar tip jar burglaries in Beverly Hills and three others in Los Angeles.

It’s not immediately known if Shub has a lawyer.


Information from: Los Angeles Times, https://www.latimes.com/

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