Daughter accused of swiping $100K from father

April 25, 2008 4:25:27 AM PDT
A 20-year-old woman faces charges in connection with the alleged theft of $100,000 dollars from her father. New Castle County police say the money was taken from a safe at the father's home in the Middletown area. Police say Amanda Pettus entered the home on Starboard Drive while her father was vacationing recently in Mexico. Pettus is charged with felony theft, burglary and conspiracy.

Police, meanwhile, are looking for her boyfriend, 22-year-old Keynan Hunter of the Bear area. Investigators believed he purchased a car and expensive items in recent weeks and want to question him.


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