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Salisbury Police Make Six Shoplifting Arrests

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Sierra Petty, 24, of Salisbury, MD; Julie Jones, 45, of Hebron, MD; Eric Steele Jr., 27, of Seaford, DE Sierra Petty, 24, of Salisbury, MD; Julie Jones, 45, of Hebron, MD; Eric Steele Jr., 27, of Seaford, DE

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 December 2nd through December 9th, Salisbury Police say they made six shoplifting arrests.

Ashley Lynch, 28, of Pittsville, MD
Sierra Petty, 24, of Salisbury, MD
Julie Jones, 45, of Hebron, MD
Eric Steele Jr., 27, of Seaford, DE
and 2 female juveniles from Princess Anne, MD

All six people were charged with theft.

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