Ex-Sam's Club worker accused of fraud

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 | 7:44 a.m. CDT; updated 10:35 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, September 25, 2012

ST. LOUIS — A former employee of a St. Louis County Sam's Club store is facing felony charges for allegedly issuing bogus returns and gift cards.

Federal authorities on Monday announced the arrest of 25-year-old Genis Helm, who formerly worked at Sam's Club of Maplewood. Helm is charged with one count of wire fraud and is free on bond.

The indictment alleges that Helm, working as a customer service agent, conducted the fraud over several months this year.

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