WOODSTOCK-Annette M. Ruotolo, age 25 changed her plea last week in Windsor Superior Court. The Sharon woman pled guilty to embezzlement charges in Windsor Superior Court Criminal Division, Feb. 28.
The Ruotolo case was widely publicized in 2010 after the ex-convenience store worker reportedly stole thousands of dollars from a cash register over several weeks.
Det. Sergeant Eric Hudson of the Royalton State Police Barracks made the initial arrest in August 2010 after a stealth investigation was started in April 2010.
Because Ruotolo change her plea to guilty, she will receive a suspended sentence but will still have to serve 60 days inWindsor County jail.
A court source said Ruotolo must complete part of her sentence through the period of probation.
Ruotolo was alleged to have stolen the money while employed at the Corner Stop Mini Mart on Route 14.