Woman says vodka taken from house Whiteline St.

Published 10:01 pm Thursday, August 17, 2017

A woman’s house was allegedly burglarized on the 900 block of Whiteline Street between 4 p.m. and 6:08 p.m. on Wednesday.

The woman told police when she came back from running errands, she found the front door pushed open.

The woman said she found her wallet open and $25 missing, along with ten one-ounce bottles of vodka valued at $10 altogether from her bedroom. The woman said nothing was out of place in her bedroom, but the bottles of vodka were in a plastic bag before they went missing.

Man arrested for stealing from Walmart

A man was arrested for allegedly stealing multiple items from the Walmart on New Franklin Road around 7:19 p.m. on Wednesday.

The man, 42, allegedly stole a backpack valued at $18.88, a five pack of V-neck t-shirts valued at $12.34, a four pack of briefs valued at $12.34, a three pack of boxer briefs valued at $10.46, a three pack of A-shirts valued at $10.26, a five pack of A-shirts valued at $12.34, men’s V-neck shirts valued at $13.97 and another five pack of briefs valued at $13.96.

The total value was $104.55. After being found and arrested at the Burger King on the same road, the man told police he was going through a diabetic- related attack.

The man told police he stole the items because he was not in the right state of mind due to his diabetes.

All information in this report is gathered from official law enforcement and public safety reports and releases. Reach the LaGrange Daily News at 706-884-7311.