Harrington Police have charged a local man, identified as Robert L. Kopp Sr., 68, with shoplifting following a Nov. 8 incident at the Midway Shopping Center.
Harrington Police have arrested a locale man following a shoplifting complaint at the Midway Shopping Center. The incident occurred Nov. 8, said police spokesman Lt. Earl Brode. Officers took a description of the alleged shoplifter, then found a man matching that description walking along U.S. Route 13. The suspect, identified as Robert L. Kopp Sr., 68, was taken into custody; officers also found the merchandise that had been taken from the store, Brode said. Kopp was charged with shoplifting under $1,500 and possession of shoplifting tools. He was jailed at the Sussex Correctional Institution in default of a $1,000 secured bond.