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McDonald's workers arrested at LSU

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU police say employees of an on-campus McDonald's restaurant stole more than $30,000 from students over the past year in a fraud scheme.

The Advocate reports investigators believe the alleged scheme could have been active for several years.

LSU police say they expect to make at least one more arrest.

According to investigators, cashiers and managers overcharged students on university-issued debit cards, pocketing the difference and falsifying records to hide the thefts.

McDonald's couldn't provide financial records dating before March 2013, but over the past year records indicate employees overcharged students by more than $31,000, according to arrest warrants.

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