Software engineer indicted on theft of documents

April 2, 2008 3:44:15 PM PDT
A former software engineer at a northwest suburban company is accused of stealing trade secrets from the company and trying to take them to china.Thirty-seven-year-old Hanjuan Jin of Schaumburg is a naturalized American citizen. She has been named in a federal indictment that claims she tried to take more than 1,000 documents with her to China, where she had secretly accepted a job with another company.

The documents were seized by customs officials at O'Hare airport last February