The parents of a mentally disabled woman are suing Walmart and police after she was stopped for suspected shoplifting at a Detroit-area store.
Five people have been arrested, including a mother-daughter Macomb County team.
Police say an armed citizen came to the aid of security guards at a metro Detroit Home Depot store who were being attacked by a drug-addicted shoplifter with a dirty syringe.
A 41-year-old woman was arrested after she apparently used her 7-year-old son to help steal several items from a metro Detroit Walmart.
“It can be as simple as people feeling pressured to buy things they can’t afford or being too impatient to wait in line,” Shulman said. But it can also be an addiction.
Two women face armed robbery charges after threatening an Old Navy store detective with a gun during Black Friday shopping.
Police say a 49-year-old Metro Detroit woman used her 11-year-old daughter to shoplift from an Old Navy store.
A local lawyer who spent a decade of his life with an addiction to stealing is now using his experiences to help other kleptomaniacs turn their lives around.
According to a recent study, leading retailers are reporting increases in organized retail crime and shoplifting.
They shop with a list and get in and out of a store quickly. But we’re not talking about your Grandma at the grocery store.