Two Arrested on Theft Charges in Mayfield
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MAYFIELD, KY - Two people are charged with shoplifting at a Mayfield store.
According to the Mayfield Police Department, officers responded just after midnight on Sunday to Walmart in reference to a shoplifting complaint. Upon arrival, officers found was made with a 42-year-old Robin Bates of New Concord, and 52-year-old Terry Stubblefield of Hazel.
Police say the two went into Walmart and filled a shopping cart full of merchandise. Bates and Stubblefield then pushed the shopping cart out the front doors of the store without paying for the merchandise.
The total value of the stolen merchandise was $1.028.53. While investigating the incident, officers say Stubblefield and Bates were also identified by Walmart staff as two subjects that had stolen merchandise at an earlier date as well, totaling $768.00.
Stubblefield was charged with two counts of theft by unlawful taking over $500. Bates was charged with two counts of theft by unlawful taking over $500, and carrying a concealed deadly weapon.