Trooper suspended after theft charge

March 12, 1998

A state trooper was suspended without pay yesterday after she was charged with theft, Maryland State Police said.

Lisa A. Stratton, 29, was charged with four counts of misdemeanor theft and one felony count. According to a criminal summons, she was videotaped taking money from a cash register at Macy's in White Marsh in January and February.

Stratton had been a trooper since July 1996 and was on probation, according to the state police. She was assigned to the Glen Burnie barracks. An internal affairs investigation into the incident is being conducted.

Pub Date: 3/12/98

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