On June 13, 2016 at about 22:05hrs, members of the Cobourg Police Service were called to the Walmart Department Store at 75 Strathy Rd, Cobourg in regards to a theft in progress.
A Walmart Loss Prevention Officer had witnessed a lone female select "magic cards" and leave the department store without paying. The Loss Prevention Officer attempted to stop the female shoplifter, however the suspect female fled the area. The suspect female flagged down a passing motor vehicle and fled.
Police arrived and stopped suspect vehicle on Highway #2 west of Cobourg. The suspect female was apprehended and arrested for Theft under $5000 and Possession of Stolen Property obtained by crime. The female suspect was released from Police custody on an appearance notice with a court date in July 2016. The female was further issued a letter of trespass by Walmart.
1. PRANGE, Katrina 44yrs of Hamilton Township was charged with Theft under $5000 and Possession of property obtained by crime contrary to the Criminal Code.