WAREHAM — On Thursday at about 11:15 a.m., Wareham Police responded to Cumberland Farms on Depot Street for a report of an employee stealing lottery tickets.

Upon arrival, it was reported that an employee had stolen approximately $3,400 worth of lottery tickets in the last four weeks.

Police arrested Matthew Christianson, 28, of New Bedford for larceny over $1,200.

Christianson was transported to police headquarters where he was booked prior to being sent to Wareham District Court for arraignment.

Wareham Police Department