On Monday, July 22, 2019 at 1604 hrs: Officers were dispatched to the K-Mart located at 3975 Columbia Ave, Mountville for a reported Retail Theft. Loss Prevention officials reported that they observed a female shopping throughout the store and placing items into her purse. The female then left the store without paying for the items. Loss Prevention officials contacted the woman outside the store and returned her to the security office.
A total of $122.88 worth of merchandise was found to be concealed in her purse.
The woman was identified as Sherry L. Brewer (46) of Lancaster. She was taken into custody by officers and returned to our police station for processing. She was released after being issued a citation for Retail Theft.
Brewer is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a Court of Law.