Freeport bank employee accused of stealing $4,500 from drawer

Courtesy: Freeport Police Department
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FREEPORT, Ill. (WIFR) -- A former employee at Midwest Bank in Freeport is accused of stealing $4,500 from the cash drawer.

Shatara Zimmerman, 33, of Forreston, turned herself in on Friday, according to police.

Freeport Police say the money was reported missing on Sept. 27. at the bank, which is located at 510 S. Park Crest Dr.

Investigators say Zimmerman stole the money between and Aug. 21 and Sept. 23.

Zimmerman was arrested on a $20,000 bond (10%) on Friday. She posted bond and was released from custody.