Accused of Theft

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about accused of stealing:

I was recently suspended under the assumption that I stole a watch from my work. My co-worker has made a statement to manager in which she has implicated me as the person responsible for the theft. Obviously, I didn’t take it but now I have someone saying that they saw me take it, I may loose my job, and I may be arrested for this. I’m not to sure what to do other than fight it. What would be my best way to go about things? Isn’t basically what she said just hearsay? There is no physical proof that I took the watch, no cameras, just her statement. What do you think I should do?

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