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Plea entered in Hamilton County theft case

A plea agreement was entered into Hamilton County Court on Monday.  27 year old Marylou Reynolds of Eldorado pled guilty to one count of Class 3 Felony retail theft in exchange for a sentence of two years of probation.  In addition, Reynolds was order to pay $3500 in restitution to the victim.

Reynolds was accused of stealing money from a safe at a residence in Broughton on June 24, 2015 while employed by the victim.  Among the stolen items was a rare $1000 bill.

The case was investigated by the Illinois State Police.