Kenosha woman arrested for theft

Police arrested a Kenosha woman after she was accused of taking close to $200 in cosmetics and bath items from a local drug store.

The 23-year-old woman was taken into custody following the 8:13 p.m. incident on Tuesday at CVS Pharmacy, 3726 22nd Ave., according to a Kenosha Police Department report. Police recommended a charge of retail theft.

According to the report, the store clerk noticed the woman's suspicious activity in the store and reviewed her actions on a surveillance camera as she was leaving. The woman returned to pick up a shoe that had fallen off her child while she was in the store, and the clerk was able to take down the license plate on the woman's vehicle.

An officer then tracked the items to the woman's home. Initially, store officials said they would not pursue charges if all the items were recovered. However, the police returned a second time to the woman's home when the store noted there were other items still missing. The woman then returned some "bath bombs," and she was arrested, according to the report.

Teenager arrested for possession

Police arrested a 16-year-old boy after they discovered more than 20 grams of marijuana in his possession following an investigation in the 2300 block of 55th Street on Wednesday.

The boy was taken into custody in the 11:02 p.m. incident, according to a Kenosha Police Department report. Police recommended a charge of possession of marijuana.

According to the report, officers stopped the boy and another male who were riding bikes in the area where recent weapons violations had been reported. Officers searched both and discovered a bag containing 25.4 grams of marijuana on the suspect, according to the report. The suspect had prior possession charges.

Man arrested for harassing protesters

Kenosha police arrested a man after he was accused of harassing a group of protesters in front of Planned Parenthood, 3601 Roosevelt Road on Tuesday.

The 35-year-old Kenosha man was taken into custody in the 11:19 a.m. incident, according to a Kenosha Police Department report. Police recommended a charge of disorderly conduct.

According to the report, the group did not file a formal complaint; however, police conducting a search discovered a folding knife and a pair of brass knuckles with him. The suspect also was wanted on a traffic warrant from Pleasant Prairie, according to the report.

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