Police: Man Ate Raw Meat At Walmart


CARLISLE, Pa., Sept. 14 (UPI) — Police in Pennsylvania said they arrested a man accused of taking bites out of raw meat at a Walmart and putting the packages back on the shelves.

Carlisle police said Walmart workers reported seeing Scott Shover, 53, eating from multiple packages of meat, valued at a total $24.53, while walking around the store at about 2:40 p.m. Monday, The [Harrisburg, Pa.) Patriot-News reported Wednesday.

A manager and loss prevention workers followed Shover out of the store when he attempted to leave without paying, police said.

Shover, who had four previous convictions for retail theft, was arrested and charged with felony retail theft.


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