NYPD Officers Pay Grocery Tab for Woman Accused of Shoplifting

Breitbart | 7/7/2019 | Katherine Rodriguez
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Three officers from the New York Police Department (NYPD) decided to pay a woman’s grocery tab instead of arresting her for alleged shoplifting.

The NYPD officers were at a Manhattan Whole Foods around 1 p.m. Thursday when Whole Foods employees called the police to report a shoplifting incident, WABC reported.

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The officers happened to already be in the Union Square Whole Foods buying lunch when they found the woman being detained by security with a bag of food she did not pay for.

“We looked in her bag and all we saw were containers of food, we didn’t see anything else, it was just necessity food,” Officer Esnaidy Cuevas said.

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When police approached her to assess her situation, the woman simply told the cops she was hungry.

“I asked her, ‘What’s going on?’ She told me she was hungry,” said Lt. Louis Sojo. “So, I looked in her bag. I decided— we decided— to say ‘We’ll pay...
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