Woman accused of stealing $82 in steak, shrimp from Willoughby Giant Eagle

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
(Photo courtesy Willoughby police)

(Photo courtesy Willoughby police)

WILLOUGHBY, Ohio- Police in Willoughby believe a woman stole food because she is addicted to drugs.

On Monday, a 20-year-old Willoughby woman shoplifted steak and shrimp from Giant Eagle, police said. The stolen items were worth $82.

Before officers arrived, the woman took off on foot, but was found near Red Robin. She was charged with theft.

“Heroin addiction is believed to be the motive behind the theft,” Willoughby police said.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.