Plum Restaurant Waitress Accused of Overcharging Customers

Plum police are investigating an incident at Uncle Buckles in Plum. Here are the Plum police reports for May 15 to May 21.

A waitress at Uncle Buckles Bar and Grill in Plum is accused of overcharging customers who used credit cards to pocket more tip money.

According to a police report filed with the Plum Police Department, a manager at the restaurant said the waitress—she has not been charged yet—charged up customers' credit cards 157 times between March 16 and May 12.

The server is accused of adding $1 or a little bit more to the tip portion of the bill, and pocketing an extra $175 in that time frame.

Uncle Buckles is in the process of reimbursing customers who were overcharged.

The following incidents also were reported to Plum police.

Suspicious Activity

A man and a woman were found sleeping on the field at the East Suburban YMCA on May 16.


A stolen vehicle was recovered on Clements Road on May 19. The maroon Ford pickup truck seemed to have been involved in an accident and was found stuck in an embankment, according to the police report.


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