Crime

Woman charged with theft from Lykens Market

State police at Philipsburg responded to Lykens Market Tuesday for a report of a retail theft.

Teri Emel, 45, of Howard, entered the 202 E. Plank Road location at about 2 p.m. and took a pack of Golden Harvest Cigarette Tubes, concealed it in her purse and left without paying, according to police.

The pack of cigarettes was valued at $1.99.

Emel was arraigned Monday by District Judge Kelley Gillette-Walker and charged with a felony count of retail theft.

Monetary bail was set at $1,000.

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