Bartender Stole $15K From Employer: Police

A Long Island bartender is accused of stealing $15,000 from his employer.

Nassau County police say the theft occurred at Smuggler Jack's Restaurant and Bar in Massapequa between June and October.

They say 33-year-old George Katsihtis admitted to taking the money. Police say other evidence included video and business receipts.

He was arraigned Tuesday on a third-degree larceny charge.

Newsday says he was represented by Legal Aid, which does not comment on cases.

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