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Janitor caught selling stolen items online

August 31, 2011

CHICAGO — A former Lisle Library custodian has been charged with stealing thousands of books and DVDs to sell online, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

Back in April, a librarian found a notebook containing a list of hundreds of books, some of which were missing from the library, the article stated.

According to the article, the notebook also contained receipts from Amazon.com sales.

After obtaining a subpoena to obtain the sellers identity, police were able to search the home of former library janitor, James F. Jackson, the article noted.

Jackson has been charged with three felonies, including theft of government property, library theft and theft/possession of stolen property over $300, the article added.

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