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.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Reports 3,584 New Cases, 134 More Deaths
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.
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Hubbard had allegedly tried to take a lawnmower, a chainsaw and a leaf blower.
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Hubbard was placed under arrest and charged with one felony count of retail theft.