DETROIT — What time is it? It could be prison time for a woman who admits stealing at least 500 watches from her Detroit employer.

Judith Walker pleaded guilty to fraud Tuesday. She was a quality inspector at Shinola, which makes watches and bikes. Investigators say she sold watches that were retuned for possible repair.

In one text message, Walker said, “Tell your boy I have another pink one with the diamond.”

The 41-year-old could face roughly two years in prison when she returns to Ann Arbor federal court on May 9. Walker also owes $358,000 in restitution.

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