Day: January 17, 2021

Police blotter: Woman steals $1,400 in items from Walmart – News – Monroe News – Monroe, Michigan

The following are among recent reports to Monroe County law enforcement agencies.

The following are among recent reports to Monroe County law enforcement agencies. You’ll find other police and fire news at this link.

Woman steals $1,400 in items from Walmart

An Ypsilanti woman was arrested after she attempted to leave the Walmart store in Frenchtown Township without paying for about $1,400 in merchandise Monday night.

The incident happened about 8 p.m. Monday at the store, 2150 N. Telegraph Rd., the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said.

A loss prevention officer for the store watched the woman, 37, as she loaded up a cart with clothing, cosmetics and other items and put some of the items in her jacket, a deputy’s report said. She also put on overalls and a black coat while concealing the tags, the report said.

The officer told deputies the suspect went through one self-checkout lane and

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