Chatham woman charged with theft for allegedly stealing disinfectant machine
A Chatham-Kent police truck in Chatham, Ont., on Oct. 3, 2018. (Chris Campbell / CTV Windsor)
WINDSOR, ONT. -- A 48-year-old Chatham woman is facing charges after police say she stole a disinfectant machine from a local drug store.
Chatham-Kent police responded to a shoplifting complaint at Shoppers Drug Mart on Queen Street in Chatham on Thursday afternoon.
Through investigation, police say they learned that the woman stole a disinfectant machine, valued at $120.
Officers found the woman a short distance away and she was arrested. The stolen item was recovered and returned to the store.
The Chatham woman was charged with theft under $5,000 and being in possession of property obtained by a crime under $5000. She was released pending a future court date of Feb. 10.