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Salisbury Police Make Five Shoplifting Arrests

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Gerald Perry, 54, of Salisbury, MD Gerald Perry, 54, of Salisbury, MD
Michael Wilkinson, 30, of Seaford, DE Michael Wilkinson, 30, of Seaford, DE
Robert Williams, 46, of Salisbury, MD Robert Williams, 46, of Salisbury, MD

SALISBURY, Md. - A local police force is working to cut down thefts from businesses. Salisbury Police say they are hoping by publicizing the arrests they make for shoplifting, they will, in turn, reduce incidents of the crime.

They say that shop-lifters contribute to retailers having to raise costs to cover those stolen items. US retailers report $35 million in stolen merchandise, every day.

From August 19th through August 25th, Salisbury Police say they made five shoplifting arrests.

Gerald Perry, 54, of Salisbury, MD
Michael Wilkinson, 30, of Seaford, DE
Robert Williams, 46, of Salisbury, MD
and 2 juveniles from Pittsville, MD

All five people were charged with theft.

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