Man charged with theft
A 53-year-old St. Thomas man is charged with stealing from two stores and a construction site. The man was arrested Monday after he was stopped for driving without a licence, police said. Officers were looking for the man after he was recorded on store security video shoplifting at Walmart and the Real Canadian Superstore. The man was also recorded returning new merchandise he stole from a construction site to a local hardware store, police said. The man is charged with two counts of operating a vehicle while prohibited, driving while suspended, driving without a licence, two counts of theft under $5,000, possession of stolen property and trafficking in stolen property.