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Thief takes chicken and shrimp from Route 443 Giant

Published On: Sep 10 2013 11:56:29 AM EDT
Mahoning Township police are seeking this food thief

A food thief who had a hankering for chicken breast and shrimp is being sought by  Mahoning Township police.

At 8:50 p.m. Friday, a retail theft was reported at the Giant Food Store on Route 443 in the Carbon County township.

A loss prevention employee attempted to stop a male suspect from stealing a split chicken breast and a package of shrimp valued at $39. The suspect assaulted the loss prevention worker. The male was last observed running into the woods east of the Arby’s restaurant.


Anyone who is able to identify the individual is a asked to contact township police at 570-386-2241.