On September 1, 2022 at approximately 11:41 AM, the WRPD began an investigation into a stolen vehicle. A WRPD Officer gathered information and forwarded it to the WRPD's Criminal Investigations Division (CID). A WRPD Criminal Investigator continued the investigation and, with the assistance of South Heidelberg Twp. PD, the stolen vehicle was located. The investigation revealed that a female, identified as Shannon KATONA, did not have permission to use the victim's vehicle. After returning the vehicle, the victim noticed several of her pay checks were no longer in the vehicle. The investigation was continued and KATONA was found to have cashed multiple checks that did not belong to her and without the victim's permission. The checks totaled over $1000.00. On 9/8/2022, KATONA was taken into custody and taken before the District Justice to answer to the listed charges.
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