Woman Charged with Theft

On Tuesday, August 30th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a shoplifting call from a business in the 800 block of 10th Street. The caller told police a woman had just left the area in a motor vehicle after stealing property. Police quickly located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. A 39-year-old Brockton woman returned stolen property to police. She was arrested and charged under the Criminal Code with Possession of Stolen Property. The same woman was also subject to several area arrest warrants for other offences. The woman was later released on various court forms requiring her upcoming court attendance.