ShopliftingTwo residents of Starke County were arrested Thursday for theft at Wal-Mart in Plymouth.

About 10:45 in the evening 24 year old Olivia Chasse of Knox and 29 year old Seth Dickson of North Judson were seen removing items from its packaging and concealing them on their persons by Wal-Mart Asset Protection.   Both subjects attempted to leave the store without paying for the items.

Plymouth Officer Ben McIntyre was dispatched and took Chasse and Dickson into custody and transported them to the Marshall County Jail.  Olivia Chase was booked in the Theft, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Narcotic Drug while Seth Dickson was arrested for Theft.  Their cash bonds were set at $1,500.


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