BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Jenia Schlechter, who we reported on several months ago when she was arrested multiple times last year for shoplifting and larceny, is just out from her latest stay in the Palm Beach County Jail. Schlechter is accused this time of stealing $651.95 worth of merchandise from Sears at Town Center Mall.
Incredibly, a quick records check reveals that Schlechter may be partially made of Teflon. The State Attorney’s Office declined to prosecute — or a judge withheld adjudication — on several of her previous run-ins with the law. On March 8th of last year, the SAO “down filed” or “not filed” on a felony arrest logged as “larceny grand theft more than $300 less than $5,000.”
Arrestees are, of course, innocent until proven guilty. Schlechter has 16 court records — some for traffic, some for felony accusations — logged in the Palm Beach County Clerk’s public record system.
BocaNewsNow.com is the leading site for news and information based in Boca Raton, Florida. We have surpassed three million page views.
We remind readers that an arrest is an accusation. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law. Please email us at news(at)bocanewsnow.com if the facts of a news story involving you have changed. This is not a mugshot website. While under no obligation to do so, we will effort to update arrest reports when provided with official information by the arrestee.
Note that ip addresses are logged and may be shared with law enforcement in unique situations.
For advertising information or to submit news tips, please email news(at)BocaNewsNow.com. BocaNewsNow(TM) is a Trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. The name may not be used without written permission.