Hackettstown New Jersey police arrested a Morristown NJ woman accused of shoplifting multiple items from a local consignment store.
The suspect allegedly committed the theft crime shortly before 6:00 p.m. at Me to You Consignment and Boutique on Main Street and Route 46 in Hackettstown, NJ. According to authorities, the suspect walked into the Hackettstown NJ store and stole a number of handbags and dresses. The suspect reportedly concealed the items in a large black handbag and exited the building before store workers could stop her.
The Hackettstown Police Department was notified of the theft incident and dispatched police officers to the scene. Hackettstown cops found the suspect sitting in a motor vehicle that was parked across the street from the store. A search of the suspect allegedly turned up several stolen items, including two black dresses, a handbag, a purse, a jacket, and a nightgown. The total retail value of the allegedly stolen merchandise is just under $100.
The suspect, a 34-year-old Morristown woman, has been charged with shoplifting. Authorities have also charged her in connection with a different shoplifting incident at a hardware store on Route 46 in Hackettstown, New Jersey.
For further information about this case, view the DailyRecord.com article, “Police: Morristown Woman Stole from Consignment Store.”