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2 women charged with theft in Lopatcong Twp.

LOPATCONG TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – Two Phillipsburg women are facing theft charges after allegedly stealing money from a purse last month.

Genesis Palma-Guardado, 20, and Selena Greenleaf, 20, were both charged with theft.

On Sunday, January 14, Lopatcong Police received a call in reference to theft of money from a purse at the PNC Bank located within the Hillcrest Plaza, police said.

Through video surveillance and an investigation, the suspects were identified as Palma-Guardado and Greenleaf, police said.

On Monday, Palma-Guardado and Greenleaf voluntarily turned themselves into the Lopatcong Police Department, police said.

Both were released pending a court appearance.

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By: Jay Edwards Follow on Twitter | Like on Facebook

(Photo Courtesy: Lopatcong Township Police Department)