Man accused of stealing over $8,700 worth of lotto tickets

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Carlos Joseph SAVERINO

A New Cumberland man is accused of stealing over $8,700 worth of lottery tickets from a convenience store in Lemoyne, police said.

Carlos J. Saverino, 20, was arrested Friday and is charged with theft by unlawful taking.

Saverino reportedly stole the scratch off lotto tickets from the Turkey Hill located along the 400 block of South 3rd Street in Lemoyne, police said.

He was taken to Cumberland County Prison in lieu of $25,000 bail.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Feb. 12.