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Smiths Employee Charged with Embezzlement

posted Jul 18, 2016, 9:42 AM by Quinn Averett   [ updated Jul 18, 2016, 2:57 PM ]

On July 12, the Mesquite Police Department responded to the Smiths Food & Drug Center located at 350 N Sandhill Blvd in Mesquite Nevada, to investigate an alleged theft.  The officer’s investigation showed an employee of Smiths had been assigning Smiths card points to her own personal Smith’s card, then using the points as personal cash purchases.  Due to the high amount of cash purchases made, the crime amounted to felony embezzlement.  One employee was taken into custody. 

Lorie Dominguez, 41, of Scenic Arizona, was arrested and charged with: One felony count of embezzlement.  Lorie Dominguez was transported and booked into the Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas Nevada on the felony count.