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Attorney: Cop accused of shoplifting eager to clear his name

Published On: Jul 09 2013 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 10 2013 06:06:32 PM EDT

The lawyer for an Amity Township police corporal accused of shoplifting said his client is eager to clear his name.

WEST POTTSGROVE TWP., Pa. -

The attorney for an Amity Township police corporal accused of shoplifting said his client is eager to clear his name.

Cpl. Glenn Oesterling took groceries without paying for them at the Giant store in West Pottsgrove Twp., Montgomery Co., on two separate occasions in June, police said.

Oesterling's lawyer said his client has many substantial defenses to the charges he faces.

A preliminary hearing is set for July 25.