A Lansford woman has been charged by Tamaqua police following an incident at the Family Dollar Store on Nov. 18.

Aracelis Lopez, 60, of 233 W. Patterson St., entered the store on Railroad Street at about 2 p.m. and proceeded to place a Men's Select hair color kit in her purse. The item was valued at $3.71

Lopez has a prior conviction for retail theft from a December 2011 incident,

She was charged with retail theft.