Theft by Deception Arrest



On 6/19/16, a male and female entered Wal-Mart and removed two tents valued at $278.00 from a display, then proceeded to the Customer Service desk, where they returned the stolen property for gift cards.     When confronted by Loss Prevention employees, the male fled on foot.   The male was apprehended by ELTPD officers after a brief foot pursuit and TASER deployment.     The suspects were identified as Bryan P. BAKER, age 32, and EXPUNGED age 35, both of Manheim.   Both suspects were booked on misdemeanor Theft by Deception charges, and admitted to stealing to support their Heroin habit.   BAKER was committed to Lancaster Co. Prison on an active Bench warrant out of Lycoming County.  

Sunday, June 19, 2016 (All day)

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