Murphysboro woman arrested for stealing $34 in food from Walmart | Crime
MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) - A Murphysboro woman was arrested Tuesday after police say she stole $34 worth of food items from Walmart.
Kamekia Locke, 33, was charged with felony retail theft.
On Tuesday, July 31 at about 10:20 a.m. Murphysboro police were told of a possible shoplifter that was leaving Walmart in Murphysboro.
As officers arrived, they say the store's Loss Prevention provided the vehicle information that the suspect was in and that it was leaving the parking lot. The police department says officers were able to stop the vehicle and arrest the passenger, Locke.
According to the police department, food items valued at $34 was recovered. Locke was taken to the Jackson County Jail on felony charge of retail theft due to a prior charge of retail theft.
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