Single Mum Escapes Conviction

Stolen Foreign Currency

Single Mum Escapes Conviction

A single mum has been fined $600 and ordered to pay over $1000 in restitution.

22-year-old Ashleigh May Wharton pleading guilty to charges around exchanging stolen American currency at Grand Central just a day after it had been reported stolen from a Harristown home.

Wharton and a male exchanged $1800 US Dollars in two transactions.

Police seized CCTV footage as part of their investigation.