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Body Found in Pond Near Md. Mall After Shoplifting

Police in Anne Arundel County are identifying the man whose body was recovered from a pond area near Arundel Mills mall.


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Man Sentenced in Shoplifting-Gift Card Conspiracy

A Baltimore man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for his role in a shoplifting scam in which stolen goods were returned to stores for gift cards.


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Man Arrested, Shoes Link Him to Crime

Anne Arundel County police charged a man with robbery after he was detained for shoplifting wearing distinctive shoes.


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Laws Allow Shoplifting Suspects To Be Held, Fined By Stores Without Police or Court Involvement

Outside the view of paying customers, people accused of shoplifting at Macy’s huge flagship store are escorted by security guards to cells in “Room 140,” where they can be held for hours, asked to sign an admission of guilt and pay hundreds in fines, sometimes without any conclusive proof they stole anything.