School teacher accused of stealing jewelry from neighbor

Greenwich police say 52-year-old Patricia Wuest stole the jewelry in March and then sold it to a store in Manhattan that buys gold.

Greenwich police say 52-year-old Patricia Wuest stole the jewelry in March and then sold it to a store in Manhattan that buys gold. (9/21/16)

STAMFORD - This morning a Stamford school teacher is accused of stealing $45,000 worth of jewelry from a neighbor.

Greenwich police say 52-year-old Patricia Wuest stole the jewelry in March and then sold it to a store in Manhattan that buys gold. 

Police say they have a tape of Wuest admitting her crime to a neighbor.

Officials say Wuest teaches at Westover Magnet Elementary School.

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