Security guards bust alleged thief at east end store in St. John's
Woman charged with theft, public mischief
Security guards at an east end retail store in St. John's helped catch an alleged thief Saturday afternoon.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says when officers responded to a report of a theft around 3:30 p.m., store security personnel alerted police to a 33-year-old woman.
She was arrested and charged with theft, public mischief and a breach of court orders.
She also had several outstanding arrest warrants.
The woman was held in custody for a court appearance.