A Hazleton woman has been charged by Rush Township police following a retail theft incident on Sept. 2.
Officers were dispatched to the Hometown Commons Wal-Mart for the reported theft of video games and accessories. Once on scene they were able to identify and locate Wendy Hendriquez Acosta, 31, as well as a juvenile accomplice. Both were taken into custody.
After being cited for the retail theft, Acosta was released and observed operating a motor vehicle. She was also then cited for driving with a suspended license.