THURSDAY, MAY 26: A 40-year-old woman appeared in Magistrates’ Court today charged with theft and falsifying accounts.

Natercia Jimenez was also charged with stealing $19,000 from Town and Country Limited in Devonshire between June 1, 2007 and September 10, 2009.

Ms Jimenez was also charged with one count of concealing a receipt made for accounting purposes between June 17, 2009 and August 31, 2009 and two counts of falsifying an invoice for accounting purposes on August 4, 2009 and August 31, 2009.

She denied all of the charges.

The defendant was represented by Wayne Caines and will reappear in court on June 1.

She was given $5,000 bail with one surety.