Rush Township police report two retail theft incidents.

On Dec. 5 at 10:45 p.m., Lawrence C. Nickerson, Mahanoy City, was charged with retail theft after stealing $42.36 worth of merchandise from Walmart, Hometown.

Also on Dec. 5, at 6 p.m., Jenna Sprouse, 20, of Collegeville, was charged with stealing $25 worth of merchandise from Wal-Mart.