male-female couple hitting 'several' St. Charles, ILL., Target stores stealing
electronics busted - pawning stolen merchandise On March 6, a loss
prevention employee at Target, 3885 E. Main St., reportedly told St. Charles
police a man and a woman were visiting several area Target stores, stealing
electronics. They were known to get a cart and put clothing and other
merchandise in it to conceal the electronics before disabling the items'
security devices out of view from security cameras, according to the report. The
pair would place the electronics in their pockets and leave the store without
making any purchases, police reported. On March 2, they stole $758.97 in
merchandise, including two navigation systems and a speaker, police reported.
Three days later, they reportedly took $1,067.97 in electronics, including
headphones and a camera. According to the report, Gillingham pawned most of the
items at a shop in Aurora, but police were able to retrieve the electronics. The
report indicated Marin and Gillingham were suspects in similar cases in Elgin,
South Elgin and North Aurora. Joseph Alan Marin, 33, of the 11N700 block of
Howard Avenue, and Shayna R. Gillingham, 27, of the 300 block of North Fifth
Street, both were charged Friday with two counts of felony retail theft.
Four female ORC gang hits JC Penney in Strongsville, Oh., for 120 pieces of baby
clothing - threatens to run down LP Strongsville police are searching
for four women who stole more than $3,000 in baby clothes from J.C. Penney, then
threatened to run over an employee who tried to stop them from fleeing.
Detectives are still investigating the incident, which happened about 4:10 p.m.
March 5 at the SouthPark Mall, according to a police report. A J.C. Penney
loss-prevention officer said the four women put approximately 120 pieces of baby
clothing into a stroller that did not contain a baby. They pushed the stroller
near an exit, then grabbed the clothing and ran to the parking lot. The
loss-prevention officer followed the four outside and saw them get into a blue
Dodge with temporary tags. The officer stepped in front of the car, at which
point the driver threatened to run over her. The driver moved the car forward,
hitting the loss prevention officer in the shins. The officer got out of the way
and the car sped off, according to the report.
ORC trio hit two Walmart's in same day for Nintendo game systems in Myrtle Beach
Authorities are looking for Caleb Jay Sisk, 21, Christy Ann Sisk, 40, and Travis
Dean Evans, 35, in connection with felony shoplifting arrest warrants they plan
to serve, police said. The LP employee said two men and one woman entered the
store separately, then met in the electronics department. One of the men used a
black, Swiss Gear knapsack, taken from the camping section and valued at $60,
and filled it with 12 Nintendo-brand portable video game systems, valued at $200
each, police said. Officers said they don't know how the alleged shoplifters
were able to cut the lock from the display case where the devices were stored.
One of the men and the woman left the store, while the other man begin running
along back aisles in the store and left through a side emergency exit, according
to the report. The employee told police that the same car and group of alleged
shoplifters had taken 10 of the same gaming systems from a North Myrtle Beach
Wal-Mart earlier that day, authorities said.
Two charged with theft of $1,800 in merchandise from a Carbon Co, PA Walmart
Two Northampton County men were charged with shoplifting in Carbon County after
police in Lehigh County found $1,800 worth of merchandise the two stole from a
Walmart. Charges of conspiracy and receiving stolen property also were filed
Victoria's Secret in Augusta Mall, Augusta GA hit with a $1,300 underwear theft
Deputies are searching for a suspect accused of stealing 85 pairs of underwear
Monday from Victoria's Secret at Augusta Mall. A store employee says the items
valued at $1,322 were taken from throughout the store and not from one area,
according to an incident report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office. The
employee said permission was needed from the corporate office to access video
Co, FL Deputies release photos of Wal-mart shoplifting suspects The
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has released surveillance images of two
suspects in a February shoplifting at a Wal-mart in Town 'N Country. The
sheriff's office said Tuesday it was seeking the public's help in identifying
the man and woman. About 5:40 a.m. Feb. 10, the pair entered the store and took
electronics valued at $666 without paying, the deputies said. They fled the
scene in a newer model Chevrolet Impala.
Macy's in University Hts, OH hit for $7,600 in Polo merchandise
Macy's loss prevention team reported a theft shortly after noon March 13.
Employees reviewing surveillance footage discovered a single individual walked
out with Polo merchandise valued at more than $7,600 approximately two hours
earlier. The man concealed the clothing in a Macy's bag.
ORC male duo hitting Hazle Township Walmart for
vacuum cleaners on two occasions