Boyertown Area Women Charged with Shoplifting

NORTH COVENTRY PA – Two area women – a 23-year-old Gilbertsville resident and an 18-year-old living in Boyertown – have been arrested by North Coventry Township Police on misdemeanor charges of retail theft, following an incident Monday (March 7, 2022) at 3:42 p.m. in the Boscov’s Department Store in Coventry Mall, 351 W. Schuylkill Rd.

Police officers alleged each of the two “walked throughout the store concealing merchandise in a tote bag.” They placed the value of merchandise attributed to the Gilbertsville woman at $235.75, and to the Boyertown teen, $250.03.

Both were taken into custody and processed at the Pottstown Police Department, North Coventry reported. Preliminary hearings for the two are scheduled during April before Magisterial District Judge John A. Hipple, according to court records.

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