On 4-2-2019, at 1943 hours, an officer from the West Manchester Township Police Department was dispatched to Walmart, located at 1000 Town Center Drive in West Manchester Township, for an adult female in custody for retail theft.
On arrival, the officer spoke to Walmart Loss Prevention Officer. The employee advised that the female subject, who was identified by her PA driver's license as the defendant Heather Hoskins, concealed numerous candles in an oversized bag. The defendant also selected two dog toys, went to the customer service desk and returned the merchandise for a cash refund. The defendant then proceeded to pass all points of sale and exit the store without paying for the candles. The employee approached her outside of the store. The merchandise was recovered and total value was $166.89.
The officer charged the defendant with 1 count of Felony Retail Theft.