Part-Time Officer Charged with $16K Theft

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Steven W. Clark (Photo Credit: Streetsboro Police Department)

STREETSBORO, Ohio — A part-time police officer has found himself on the wrong side of the law after he allegedly stole a large sum of money from his place of work.

Steven W. Clark, 35, of Chesterland, is charged with felony theft of the fourth-degree.

Streetsboro police say on April 1, the management at the Loews on SR 303 reported that one of their employees had stolen $16,480 from them.

After investigating the matter, Streetsboro police detectives arrested Clark in connection to the incident.

He was an employee of the store at the time of the theft, in addition to being a part-time police officer with the Village of Windham.

Windham Police Chief Gene Fixler confirmed on Tuesday that Clark had resigned his position on the force.

His case has been forwarded to a grand jury.

Further details were not immediately released.