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Five arrested for felony retail theft

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QUINCY, Ill. (WGEM) -

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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