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Release* † ††††††Date: July 27, 2010
†††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††† †*News Release* † ††††††Date: July 27, 2010
Teacher fined, placed on probation
Jill Zell (DOB 4/19/53) of the Dayton section of South Brunswick also was ordered to resign her teaching post and was banned from holding any public job in the future.
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Zell was sentenced after she pleaded guilty on April 29, 2010, to two counts of fraudulent use of the credit cards. The plea agreement was reached with Assistant Prosecutor Sameiro.
††††††††† Zell was arrested and charged on December 22, 2009, following an investigation by Detective Peter Burdick of the South Brunswick Police Department.
††††††††† The investigation showed Zell took credit cards, one on November 24, 2009, and the other on December 12, 2009, from two teachers and used the cards to make personal purchases at a variety of stores.
After the charges were filed, Zell was suspended with pay, and then was suspended without pay after she pleaded guilty.