PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police say a man stole almost $1,000 worth of lawn care equipment Wednesday afternoon.

It happened at the Home Depot in East Liberty around 1:45 p.m.

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Police say loss prevention officers stopped 61-year-old Bruce Hubbard, of New Kensington, after he walked out of the store without paying for his items.

Bruce Hubbard (Photo Courtesy: Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Zone 5/Facebook)

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Hubbard had allegedly tried to take a lawnmower, a chainsaw and a leaf blower.

According to police, Hubbard had been arrested for retail theft multiple times in the past.

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Hubbard was placed under arrest and charged with one felony count of retail theft.