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Police Arrest Man Accused of Stealing $1,000 worth of Merchandise

Police blotter for Dec. 20.

Yorkville police reported the following event for Dec. 20.

Dec. 20, 2012

Retail Theft

Police charged a 28-year-old Sandwich man with a Dec. 13 retail theft. Police allege Jamie Hufstedler, of the 200 block of Pleasant Avenue, stole approximately $1,000 worth of merchandise from  a retail establishment in the 1600 block of Beecher Avenue, according to reports.

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James Potter December 26, 2012 at 03:27 PM
Retail theft is way up and so is fraud, we need tougher sentences on these crimes as we all pay for their crimes.
Olivia5307 January 01, 2013 at 09:04 PM
Why is it that the name of the accused (not convicted) person is always printed in newspapers and on Patch, but the businesses are never specifically mentioned?

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