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New Canaan Police Say Waiters Stole $1,500 On Christmas Day At Restaurant

Eduardo Navarro Eduardo Navarro
Eduardo Navarro Photo Credit: New Canaan Police Department
Mario Montes Mario Montes
Mario Montes Photo Credit: New Canaan Police Department

NEW CANAAN, Conn., -- Two men stole about $1,500 on Christmas Day while they worked as waiters at a New Canaan restaurant, police said. 

Mario Montes, 45, of 10 Riverside Ave., and Eduardo Navarro, 50, 12 Girard St., Apt. 1., are each charged with fourth-degree larceny and conspiracy. 

Police said the theft at Roger Sherman Inn occurred on Christmas Day and they were called to investigate on Dec. 29 after the approximately $1,500 was discovered missing.

Navarro turned himself into police on Friday afternoon and posted a $10,000 bond. His court date is Feb. 6. Montes turned himself into police Sunday evening and was held for a court appearance Monday after he couldn't post a $10,000 bond.

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