HOME DEPOT EMPLOYEE steals cash from the register by voiding transactions

@ approximately 9:42 AM – Police arrested John R. Kopitskie, age 18 of Milford, NJ and charged him with theft from Home Depot on Rt. 202/31. Police were initially called to the store by a loss prevention employee for a report of theft involving a store employee. Through investigation on scene, police learned that Kopitskie had stolen cash from the register by voiding transactions while working as a cashier at the store over the past several months. Kopitskie was charged with theft of moveable property – value in excess of $500.00 but less than $75,000.00. He was released after processing at police headquarters. Investigation and arrest by P.O. William F. McEnroe III.