Marathon FL Castaway’s Waiter Arrested Over Fudging Tip Totals Bilking Customers Out Of Thousands In Clams

If you dined at the Castaway Waterfront Restaurant and Sushi Bar in Marathon, Florida, anytime recently, and your friendly waiter’s name tag happened to read, Thomas Kerschen, then chances are you tipped him a lot more than you intended to tip.

Kerschen, 26, was arrested Thursday on felony fraud charges after being accused of fudging the tip section on customers’ credit card slips to the tune of thousands of dollars, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office detectives say.

Detectives say Kerschen submitted 54 bogus credit card totals on customers’ receipts since April while working as a waiter at the pricey waterfront eatery in Marathon. Continue reading

Sandy Hook Parents Likely Seated At Location Of Boston Blast

This year’s ill-fated Boston Marathon was aligned with the families of the Newtown Conn. shooting, as officials named each mile marker of the 26.2 mile race with the name of one of the 26 that parished in the Sandy Hook massacre.. Sandy Hook parents, families and townspeople were among the VIP attendees invited to sit in the grandstands at the finish line.. The location of the blast. DEVELOPING..

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