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Waitress admits to falsifying tips

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MADISON, IN (WAVE) - A former waitress at a southern Indiana restaurant admitted she inflated tip amounts by as much as $80.

April Royalty, 36, admitted she falsified the tip amounts of 23 customers at Crystal & Jules restaurant in Madison, Indiana.

Royalty pleaded guilty to 23 counts of felony theft this week in Jefferson Circuit Court.

As part of a plea agreement, her four year prison sentence was ordered to be served in community corrections.

The judge also ordered Royalty to pay more than $600 in restitution.

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