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Mother accused of using son to steal

May 23, 2013 News Extra

BUTLER TWP — A Butler mother is accused of using one young son to distract a store clerk and steal money from an unattended cash register.

She apparently used a second young son to stash the loot.

A short time later Thursday afternoon, Butler Township police arrested 28-year-old Christine M. Petrarulo at the Greater Butler Mart on Route 8 south.

She was placed in the Butler County Prison to await arraignment on charges of child endangerment, corruption of minors, theft and receiving stolen property.

Mother accused of using son to steal


BUTLER TWP — A Butler mother is accused of using one young son to distract a store clerk and steal money from an unattended cash register.

She apparently used a second young son to stash the loot.

A short time later Thursday afternoon, Butler Township police arrested 28-year-old Christine M. Petrarulo at the Greater Butler Mart on Route 8 south.

She was placed in the Butler County Prison to await arraignment on charges of child endangerment, corruption of minors, theft and receiving stolen property.