This is a summary of events that occurred on 02/23/2014 at approximately
1:25 PM, I Officer Faria, working in
marked cruiser 661 was dispatched to T J Maxx, for a shoplifter in the office.
Upon my arrival I spoke to witness and he stated that the female shoplifter in the officer later identified as Kathleen Piracini had been in the store in the past and gotten away with merchandise, by entering the fitting room and cutting off the alarm tags on the merchandise. Witness stated Ms. Piracini got away in the past because by the time he got into the fitting room and found the broken alarm tags, Ms. Piracini had already left the store.
Witness went on to say,today, Ms. Piracini entered the store and selected the above listed items valued at $328.97(receipt attached). Ms. Piracini then proceeded to another section of the store where she concealed the items into her purse. Ms. Piracini, as in the past, got a number to go into the fitting room and as she did so witness approached her and escorted her back to the loss prevention office.