Two teenagers are accused of making off with alcohol worth hundreds of dollars from stores recently, earning them criminal charges once caught.
Ciara E. Judd, 18, of Racine, is charged with three counts of misdemeanor retail theft. According to the criminal complaint, she was caught on video taking alcohol from Pick n’ Save, 2820 S. Green Bay Road, three times.
On Dec. 30, she and a co-actor are accused of stealing alcohol worth $200.91. On Jan. 1, she is accused of concealing alcohol worth an undisclosed amount of money. And, on Jan. 4, she and Kylie B. Glelmi, 17, are accused of taking liquor worth $196.43.
Gelmi is also charged with misdemeanor retail theft.
In a separate file Gelmi was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. Police reported she was in possession of the drugs on Dec. 30 when they made contact with a suspicious vehicle. They found Gelmi inside the vehicle, along with another person. Both were sleeping in the vehicle.
Then, in an unrelated case also charged Thursday, Keith M. Smith, 61, of Racine, was charged with five counts of misdemeanor retail theft for thefts at Pick n’ Save, 1202 N. Green Bay Road.
He was also reportedly caught on video taking several bottles of liquor on three successive days in October, making off with eight bottles of 1800 Silver or 1800 Gold tequila, at a total value of $239.92.
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