Oakland City woman charged in Walmart theft

From Local Sources

JASPER — A Gibson County woman was brought to the Dubois County Security Center on Sunday on a theft warrant.

Court documents allege Erin L. Lance, 33, Oakland City, took merchandise valued at $282.88 on May 30 from the Walmart Supercenter, 4040 N. Newton St.

The case was investigated by the Jasper Police Department and a warrant charging Lance with a misdemeanor count of theft was issued July 19 out of Dubois Superior Court.

Authorities booked Lance into the security center at 4:29 p.m. Sunday on the active warrant.

During a court appearance Monday, Lance requested pauper counsel and her next court appearance was set for Oct. 14. Lance posted bond Tuesday.

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