Modbury man arrested for theft and dishonesty offences, South Australia

A 46-year-old man from Modbury has been arrested by Major Fraud detectives for aggravated theft and dishonest dealing with documents.

About 11.40am on 8 April, the man was arrested in connection with 239 counts of aggravated dishonest dealing with documents, and a further 27 counts of aggravated theft.

Police will allege that the man used his trusted position as the manager of a hotel chain to steal a significant amount of money, and obtained funds by falsifying invoices for his own benefit.

He was granted bail, and will appear in Adelaide Magistrates Court on 22 May.

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