BUCKHANNON — A Buckhannon man picked up his third shoplifting arrest when he allegedly consumed a Snickers ice cream bar and Monster drink without paying for them at Sheetz recently.
O’Connor stated in the criminal complaint in the Upshur County Magistrate Clerk’s office that it was known Arbogast did not have a valid bank card, cash or any other means of paying for the items due to three prior calls at businesses where Arbogast attempted to use his license to pay for items.
A post search arrest revealed that Arbogast did not have any means on him to pay for the items which totaled $4.68.
Arbogast has two prior shoplifting convictions in Upshur County Magistrate Court – a no contest plea on May 11,
Magistrate Mike Coffman set bond at $10,000.
If convicted, Arbogast faces $500 to $5,000 in fines and imprisoned in the penitentiary not less than one year nor more than 10 years. At least one year shall be spent in confinement and is not subject to probation.