Media Release: Shoplifting

Espanola Police
Media Release: Shoplifting

On March 31st, 2017 at 8:00 pm, the Espanola Police Service responded to yet another complaint from a local grocery store of a shoplifter apprehended by an employee.  When the officer attended, it was determined that a female youth from Spanish had attempted to steal $24 in sundry items from the store. The youth was charged with one count of Theft under $5000.00, and will appear in Espanola Court on May 1st, 2017.

In addition to receiving a criminal charge, which could result in a criminal record, the youth was also trespassed from entering any grocery store, associated to the grocery store chain.