Iowa City woman accused of shoplifting $1,500 of merchandise from J.C. Penney

Kate Pixley, News Reporter

Authorities have accused an Iowa City woman of shoplifting from J.C. Penney.

Yvonne Smith, 50, 1910 Western Road, was charged March 28 with second-degree theft.

According to an arrest affidavit, Smith allegedly concealed more than $1,500 worth of merchandise and left the store without paying.

Second-degree theft is a Class-D felony.
— Kate Pixley