Man Charged with Theft

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On October 20, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 48-year-old Scott Erdman for theft under $5,000.

At 3:30 p.m. the accused attended a business in the 200 block of McNabb Street selected three power tools from the shelves, estimated value of $479, and placed them in a bag selected from store shelves, estimated value $19. The accused then left the store without attempting to pay.

Security staff attempted to apprehend the accused but he fled and continued to resist. Security staff was able to gain control of the accused and hold him for police.

Upon police arrival he was arrested and charged with theft under $5,000 and resisting arrest. He is scheduled to appear in court on November 30, 2020.