Police arrest alleged Walmart shoplifter

From Local Sources


JASPER — The Jasper Police Department took a Pike County woman into custody Saturday afternoon for allegedly shoplifting at Walmart Supercenter, 4040 N. Newton St.

Police received a report of a female shoplifter being detained by asset protection staff at 1:33 p.m.

Authorities allege Zola P. Brown, 49, 4308 N. Pike County Road 850E, Otwell, had $771.31 worth of merchandise in her cart and in her purse that she had not paid for before passing all points of sale.

Brown was booked into the Dubois County Security Center at 4:36 p.m. on a preliminary Level 6 felony count of theft. She posted bond early Sunday.

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