Harrington police arrested a 19-year-old Harrington man, identified as George H. Curtis, on Feb. 5 after receiving a shoplifting complaint from the Royal Farms on Milford-Harrington Highway.

Harrington police arrested a 19-year-old Harrington man on Feb. 5 after receiving a shoplifting complaint from the Royal Farms on Milford-Harrington Highway.

Patrol officers were called to the Royal Farms, where they discovered that 19-year-old George H. Curtis allegedly took items from the store and fled on foot prior to their arrival, said police spokesman Lt. Earl K. Brode.

Officers obtained a description of Curtis and then located him in the Midway Shopping Center.

Curtis was taken into custody and transported to the Harrington Police Department for processing

Curtis was issued a criminal summons for shoplifting under $1,500 and released pending a future court appearance.