Parkersburg Woman Arrested for Grand Larceny

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Parkersburg resident Tasha Compton is accused of shoplifting at the local Walmart on the south side of town.

Police arrested Compton for felony Grand Larceny.

Officers say Compton filled a shopping cart and her purse with nearly 80 different items, then left the store without paying.

Those items were worth more than $1,000.

Loss prevention personnel say they witnessed the crime.

Compton was arraigned in Wood County Magistrate Court and released on $5,000 bond.

She faces up to 10 years in prison.

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