Sentencing for Mercer County Woman Charged with Robbery Delayed


A Mercer County woman accused of staging an armed robbery appears in court.

The sentencing for Candace Lester was delayed.

Lester is applying for drug court.

She was the store clerk and was reportedly in on a conspiracy to steal money from Joyce’s video lottery parlor.

She is charged with grand larceny, conspiracy, and falsely reporting a robbery. 

She previously pleaded guilty. 

Her next hearing will be next month.

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