JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro man's shopping spree did not go as planned after police caught him with more than $1,700 worth of stolen items.
On Friday night, Jonesboro police were dispatched to Walmart on Highland Drive in regards to a shoplifter.
According to a report, police found the suspect, Jeremiah Kelley, 28, in front of Shoe Carnival.
Nearby, police found a shopping basket with several items in it.
A Walmart employee told police she saw Kelley with the basket of unpaid merchandise in front of Hobby Lobby.
Among some of the things inside the basket were several clothing items, a mobile phone, Blu-Ray player, security system, and Braven Pro speakers.
The report states the total of the stolen items was $1,755.71.
Police arrested Kelley. He is charged with theft less than $5,000 but greater than $1,000.
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