A Schuylkill County woman was charged with theft by unlawful taking following an incident at the Schuylkill Mall in New Castle Township.

State police at Frackville said Colleen Gilgore, 35, of Ashland, was stopped by store security at the Kmart store about 2:50 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13. Troopers said she attempted to remove a sensormatic hand held detacher used to remove hard tags from merchandise.