Quarter-Thief Admits Taking Bags Full Of Coins

Surely the guy knew he’d get caught. A Harpersville man does a deal with the Feds and admits stealing nearly $200,000 all in quarters. 49-year-old Stephen Lancaster Dennis worked for Brinks in Birmingham — where they stored coins that were sent to banks. Dennis stole quarters by the sack load — replacing the coins in the bags with beads. He took 784,000 quarters. He could get 10 years in prison — he has to repay 196-thousand dollars