Rush Township police have cited three individuals for retail theft charges from incidents at the Hometown Commons Wal-Mart.
On Feb. 1, Lisa Ketchledge, 48, of Delano, and Debbie Merook, 48, of Mahanoy City, allegedly conspired to remove merchandise valued at $75.14 from the retail store. Ketchledge was cited for retail theft, conspiracy to commit retail theft and drug-related charges. Merook was charged with criminal conspiracy to commit retail theft.
John Provisiero, 18, of Lansford, faces charges of retail theft stemming from a Feb. 3 incident. Provisiero allegedly removed $9.88 worth of merchandise from the store.