Store Clerk Assaulted Confronting Shoplifter


On October 5, 2015 at 7:30 A.M. 37 year old John Lannigan of Wilding Avenue was arrested by City Police.  It’s alleged that on September 20, 2015 the accused attended at a local gift shop and stole merchandise valued at $119.00.  A short time later the clerk attempted to retrieve the merchandise and in her attempt was assaulted.  The accused his been charged with theft under $5000.00 and assault.  He will be appearing in court on November 16, 2015

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