Theft of Wallet from Wegmans Leads to Arrest

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Hanover Township Police Officer Dan Foesel arrested Mr. Henry Smith, 31, and Ms. Shannon O’Leary, 33, both currently residing at the Red Carpet Inn on Route 10, for theft, on November 22.

A victim responded to Hanover Township Police Headquarters reporting that her wallet was stolen while shopping at Wegmans and was used at several locations recently.

A review of the surveillance video identified Mr. Smith and Ms. O’Leary as the responsible parties.

They were located and arrested. Mr. Smith was charged with theft of movable property, credit card theft, and three counts of fraudulent credit card use.

Ms. O’Leary was charged with conspiracy to commit theft and three counts of conspiracy to commit credit card fraud.

The stolen items and credit card were recovered from their room at the Red Carpet Inn.

Editor’s Note: An arrest or signing of a criminal complaint is merely an accusation.  Despite this accusation, the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until he or she has been proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.