Big Pine resident arrested on embezzlement charge at JC Penney

Bishop Police Department press release

On Monday, July 31, 2017 the Bishop Police Department was contacted by management from JC Penny’s, located at 201 S Main Street, Bishop, to report an embezzlement by an employee.

Officers made contact at the business where the employee was already being detained by staff. The employee was cooperative with the investigation and admitted to stealing over $10,000.00 in cash from the business over the last several months.

Tyler Mataio Amisone, age 23 of Big Pine, was arrested and transported to the Inyo County Jail where he was booked for Penal Code Section 503 – Embezzlement over $950.00 – a felony, and Penal Code Section 1203.2 – Violation of Probation.

The investigation is continuing at this time, and anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the Bishop Police Department at (760) 873-5866.

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8 Responses to Big Pine resident arrested on embezzlement charge at JC Penney

  1. Low-Inyo August 5, 2017 at 5:56 am #

    INYOFACE….I’m hoping that’s sarcasm your throwing at us there and not defending him,saying “racism” is what caused him to (allegedly ) embezzle…

  2. INYOFACE August 4, 2017 at 4:58 pm #

    Don’t worry Tyler , Gerard Harvey will represent you free of CHARGE.
    He will prove you had no choice due to RACISM.

  3. Seriously? August 4, 2017 at 10:36 am #

    Weird…He was also arrested for embezzling from Copper Top. He will still get a job somewhere some how.

    • Low-Inyo August 5, 2017 at 8:24 am #

      Seriously…..and a BUNCH of pretty girls chasing after him too…seems the norm nowdays…lovin’ the “bad boys “….

  4. Rick O'Brien August 4, 2017 at 1:31 am #

    Inyo County must be the embezzlement capitol of the world .

    • Charles O. Jones August 4, 2017 at 4:33 pm #

      We do seem to have more than our fair share here.

  5. Tinner August 3, 2017 at 7:02 pm #

    Biting the hand that feeds you.
    Loyalty is a rarity.

  6. Low-Inyo August 3, 2017 at 3:34 pm #

    A DOUBLE wow with this one……here the place closing down,going out of business,and this guy here,still finding ways to rip the place off before it shuts down…


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