Posted Monday, January 14, 2013 --- 11:30 a.m.
Incident Report from the Madison Police Department:
Incident Type: Retail Theft
Incident Date: 01/11/2013 - 5:18 PM
Address: 2602 East Springs Dr. (Kohls)
Arrested: John T. Wills, age 36, Platteville, WI
Mr. Wills was arrested for Retail Theft.
Details: A loss prevention officer stopped at Platteville man outside of Kohls, 2602 East Springs Dr., Friday afternoon after the suspect pushed a shopping cart with around $1,450 worth of shoplifted merchandise out of the store. The security officer told a police officer he watched as the suspect selected items and then removed anti-theft devices before putting clothing and fragrances into his cart. The apologetic suspect stated, " I did something dumb."