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Hackettstown man shoplifts twice in same day from Walmart

MANSFIELD TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – A Hackettstown man is accused of shoplifting twice in the same day from the Mansfield Township Walmart, police said.

On July 19, at 1:42 p.m., township police responded to Walmart for a report of a man who had left the store without paying for $209.33 worth of merchandise, police said.

Then at 4:06 p.m., the same man, who was only identified as a 57-year-old from Hackettstown, returned to the store and, while officers waited outside, stole another $240.00 worth of merchandise, police said.

He was arrested as he left the store and was charged with fourth-degree shoplifting. He was released pending a court appearance, police said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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