11/30/09 A man tried to steal a bag of frozen shrimp Sunday from the Giant in the 2100 block of West Union Boulevard, police said. The man paid for some items, but attempted to steal the shrimp, and when store security approached him in the parking lot he tossed the shrimp under a car and fled. Police are following up on a license plate number for the getaway vehicle. (Bethlehem, PA)
11/30/09 Robert Anguiano, 48, and Michele Ann Floyd, 32, were arrested on suspicion of shoplifting at Walmart early Sunday afternoon. Store employees recognized them as the alleged shoplifters in a Nov. 12 incident, in which $500 in merchandise was stolen.
Sunday, the pair had approximately $350 worth of merchandise in their cart, including Nintendo Wii controllers, Wii games, DVDs, corn dogs, bacon, hair bleach, cat food, a pillow and cooking pots. Floyd allegedly had a stolen parmesan cheese package in her purse, as well as a marijuana pipe. She attempted to pose as her sister, according to police.
In addition to two counts of shoplifting, Floyd was arrested on suspicion of false reporting to law enforcement, possession of drug paraphernalia and taking the identity of another.
Anguiano allegedly pushed a Walmart loss control employee and had to be subdued by several other employees until police arrived.
In addition to shoplifting, he was arrested on suspicion of assault and trespassing. The trespassing arrest centered on another 2007 shoplifting incident at a Redlands, Calif., Walmart. Anguiano was subsequently banned from entering all Walmart stores. He also had a felony warrant for drugs out of San Bernardino County.
Both Anguiano and Floyd were taken to Mohave County Jail in Kingman. (Bullhead City, AZ)
11/30/09 Swaim Circle: A home was burglarized between 8:30 a.m. Nov. 21 and 10 p.m. Sunday. A 42-inch flat-screen TV and a package of frozen meat were stolen. (Huntsville, AL)
11/28/09 A man reported that a female entered the a N. Columbia Street grocery store several times Saturday and stole $150 worth of steaks and $80 worth of shrimp. The man was able to get the shrimp back before the suspect fled the scene. (Milledgeville, GA)