WALLINGFORD — A Meriden woman faces charges after police said she took over $300 worth of merchandise from Walmart without paying on Christmas Eve.
Terese Brown, 38, of 17 Sherman Ave., was charged with sixth-degree larceny.
Police responded to Walmart, 844 N. Colony Rd, around 2:15 p.m. for a report of shoplifting. Brown went to a self-checkout lane, scanned a few items but bagged other items without paying, according to a police report.
Brown did not have the money to pay for the items, the report said. The value of the items not scanned was about $374. She was released on a promise to appear in Meriden Superior Court on Jan. 8.