Woman allegedly caught stealing from Wal-Mart

Charges are pending against a woman accused of stealing merchandise from Wal-Mart on Benner Pike Thursday night.

State College Lt. Keith Robb said on Friday that a store employee stopped the woman with $1,340 worth of merchandise without paying for it at 7:33 p.m. Thursday.

Upon police investigation, Robb said, the woman was also found in possession of 0.6 grams of heroin.