Jasper man accused of stealing over $700 in merchandise at Walmart

Jasper man accused of stealing over $700 in merchandise at Walmart
(Source: WALB)

JASPER, Ind. (WFIE) - A Jasper man was arrested after police say he stole over $700 in merchandise at Walmart.

Officers responded to Walmart in reference to a shoplifter just before 7 p.m. Saturday.

Police say 40-year-old Kenneth Phillips left in a vehicle but was later located, matching Walmart’s description.

Phillips is charged with the following:

  • Theft, class A misdemeanor.
  • Theft, prior conviction - level 6 felony.
  • Driving while suspended, a prior charge.

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