Thorpe woman facing theft count
A Jim Thorpe woman is facing a charge of retail theft.
Borough police were called to the Jim Thorpe Market about 5:05 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18, for a theft incident. Upon arrival officers said Pamela L. Bowman, 35, of 213 Oak St., alleged placed cheese and bologna in her purse and attempted to leave the store without paying for it. The merchandise had a value of $10.03.
Bowman was taken into custody and admitted to the theft, police said. She was arraigned before District Judge Edward Lewis, of Jim Thorpe, as the charge is a felony. She was released on $10,000 unsecure bail. It is her third offense.