FLEMINGSBURG -- A Maysville woman has been arrested after she allegedly was caught shoplifting in a Flemingsburg hardware store, police said.
Lana Brown, 43, was arrested Monday and charged with shoplifting over $500, a class D. felony.
According to Officer Brad Crawford of the Flemingsburg Police Department, he received a call from an employee of Steve's Ace Hardware on March 1, in reference to a shoplifting complaint. Managers at the story suspected a customer had shoplifted and in reviewing story surveillance footage found that the alleged theft had taken place and that Lana Brown had taken multiple power tools valued at nearly $600, police said.
An arrest warrant was signed and Crawford was taken into custody on March 6 and lodged in the Mason County Detention Center.
Lana Brown was arrested on March 6th and lodged in the Mason County Detention Center. She was released on March 7, according to the MCDC website. -- LI