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.