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Couple accused of stealing bible, condoms from store

David Lequeux (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) David Lequeux (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
Courtney Lequeux (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Courtney Lequeux (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – A couple accused of stealing condoms and a bible might want to read Exodus 20:15.

Monday night Jonesboro police arrested David Lequeux, 24, and Courtney Lequeux, 18, both of Harrisburg.

The pair is accused of stealing body wash and shampoo along with a folding knife, a box of Trojan Vibrations Ultra Touch condoms and gift edition of The Holy Bible from Walmart, 1815 E. Highland.

A store employee told police he witnessed the couple conceal the items in a tote bag and then walk out of the store without paying.

The suspects were charged with shoplifting and ordered to appear in court on Wednesday, Jan. 8.  They were held in lieu of $770 bond each.

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