On 12/04/2019 at approximately 1214hrs, an Officer from the West Manchester Township Police Department received a call via YCC for a report of a retail theft not in progress. The retail theft took place on 10/27/2019 at approximately 1401hrs at Weis Markets, 1800 Roosevelt Avenue.
Upon the Officer’s arrival, he spoke with the Loss Prevention Officer at Weis Supermarket. The LPO advised that he was looking into a potential retail theft that took place on 10/27/2019 and was able to positively identify the individual, later identified as Jonathan Ortiz, who committed the crime.
The LPO went through video with the Officer and was able to display Jonathan walking throughout the store and placing various retail items in his cart. Jonathan filled his cart about half way with these various retail items in approx. 10 minutes and exit the beer cafe exit/entrance.
Jonathan exited the Weis Supermarket passing all points of sale with the intent to deprive the retailer of the full retail value of the merchandise.
Based on criminal history this will be a felony of the 3rd degree for Mr. Jonathan Ortiz.
Based on the above information, an arrest warrant was issued for the defendant, Jonathan Ortiz for 1 count of Retail Theft (F3) on 12/05/2019.