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Five arrested for felony retail theft


Five people are behind bars this morning after being arrested for felony retail theft.

According to Quincy Police, there were reports of several shoplifters at Best Buy late Monday night. A witness reported seeing four people stealing items. The witness also gave a description of their vehicle as well as a license plate number as the car headed south on I-72.

The vehicle was stopped by Illinois State Police near Pittsfield. Numerous electronic items were found in the vehicle. All four people, as well as a fifth person who had been waiting in the car at Best Buy were arrested.

Starlette Higgins, Alexia Robinson, Willisha Brown-Joiner, Silva Harris, and Leonski Higgins, all of Springfield, Illinois, were arrested and are currently lodged in the Adams County Jail.

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