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 shoplifters contribute to retailers having to raise costs to cover those stolen items. Experts say U.S. retailers report $35 million in stolen merchandise, every day.
From January 14th through January 20th, Salisbury Police say they made ten shoplifting arrests:
Lytyia Robinson, 22, of Salisbury, MD Lytyia Robinson, 22, of Salisbury, MD Bobby Goodwine, 46, of Salisbury, MD Bobby Goodwine, 46, of Salisbury, MD Patrick Belle, 29, of Laurel, DE Ashley Roberts, 24, of Laurel, DE Nioka Smack, 25, of Laurel, DE Seth Nicholson, 23, of Salisbury, MD Julieanna Moore, 23, of Seaford, DE
Salisbury Police say all ten people were charged with theft.
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