A person was arrested this week after shoplifting from a supermarket in Crown Heights.
On Sunday night, January 14, a Shmira member shopping in The Market Place located at East NY Ave and Kingston Ave, observed a male remove items off a shelf, place it into his pocket, and then exit the store.
He immediately requested additional members to assist him in locating the suspect as well as calling 911.
The suspect was soon spotted and he began to flee. After a brief pursuit, he was apprehended by police and was placed under arrest.
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