Randolph Woman Accused of Embezzling the Gas Station She Managed

(Randolph) A Randolph woman is accused of embezzling $16,000 from the gas station she managed. Cheryl Sjoerdsma is charged with a felony count of Theft in a Business Setting. According to the criminal complaint, the 52-year-old wrote a letter of apology to her boss admitting the thefts, which occurred over a one year period beginning in May of last year. The missing money was discovered during an annual audit. Sjoerdsma faces up to ten years in prison, if convicted. She had a signature bond set at $1000 yesterday and a preliminary hearing scheduled for September 10.