That's $4 per sausage!
More like the fishy smell of clickbait.
Woman steals at least $40 of unprepared food, get's fired and an independent body confirms the decision was fair.
Clickbait is right... read the link posted by Fred99. The decision transcript makes it clear that the real reason she got fired was because she left her workplace for 1hr 40mins and then lied about it. The removal of the gourmet sausages (and 2 bowls of salad) led to checking CCTV footage which found the unexplained absence. It also found that she had allowed someone who had previously been fired by the council to be alone in the administration office.