Utah Shoplifter Carries Pound of Pot During Theft Attempt

A Utah shoplifter brought along his backpack with over a pound of pot inside Thursday (Feb. 11, 2016) while shoplifting sweatpants at a Macy’s store, authorities said. Denzel Christopher Jones, 18, must have seemed really confident he would be able to get away with the theft at the department store in Orem, Utah. A loss […]

Shoplifter Fail in Texas as Man Shouts: ‘Don’t Chase Me! I’ve Got AIDS!’

A Texas shoplifter spit on a security officer and claimed he had AIDS as he tried to escape after stealing from a Macy’s store, authorities said. Rodrigo Rivas Garcia III, 41, was charged with robbery Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Police in McAllen responded to a robbery in progress at the Macy’s in La Plaza Mall. That’s […]

Penn. Shoplifter Taken Down by Elderly Man, 75

An elderly man helped take down a Pennsylvania shoplifter on February 7 and threatened to break the suspect’s arm if he didn’t stop fighting. Jonathan Fekete Jr., 29, stole $200 worth of shirts from the Macy’s at the Washington Crown Center mall, police say. A security guard was struggling with the suspect when 75-year-old former […]

Florida Shoplifter Rubs Feces in Face of Accusers

When a Florida woman’s 1st plan to get away with stealing from a Macy’s store didn’t work, she went with No. 2… literally. Shoplifting suspect Marisol Toribio in Florida is accused of smearing feces on the faces of her accusers in an apparent attempt to create a diversion.  The 32-year-old woman was caught stealing at a […]

California Shoplifter Left Topless After Attempted Theft at Macy’s

ARCADIA, Calif. (July 28, 2014 arrest) — A California woman became topless as she attempted to flee a Macy’s during an alleged shoplifting attempt. Jeannue Hua, 45, of Alhambra, Calif., allegedly concealed merchandise inside her purse in June and, when she tried to leave the store, a loss prevention officer tried to detain her, according […]