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: Pittsburgh Weather: Chances For Rain And Storms Return This Weekend
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.READ MORE: Police: 18-Year-Old Shot, Killed Overnight In McKeesport
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.MORE NEWS: 1 Dead After Shooting Near Quarry Field In Pittsburgh's South Side Slopes
Hubbard was placed under arrest and charged with one felony count of retail theft.