Felony Retail Theft
26th & California, Chicago
Mr. B was being investigated by the JC Penney Organized Retail Crime team for 8 months before he stopped at the Ford City Mall. Sheriff’s deputies found over $3200.00 worth of merchandise from JC Penney, Kohl’s, and Macy’s in his trunk. At trial Attorney Levinsohn used the security video to prove that Mr. B had not left the JC Penney store with any merchandise and there were no security tags on the other merchandise to prove that they were stolen. Finding of Not Guilty..
Tags: Cook County Criminal Courthouse, retail theft