32-year-old Clifford Foster was charged with theft of merchandise after he was caught shoplifting from a store by loss prevention associates.
On February 21st, police responded to a shoplifting call at a local store. Upon arrival, police spoke with loss prevention associates who stated that Clifford Foster and an unknown female had attempted to conceal items in a bag and on their person. Contact was made with Clifford outside of the store but police found no items on his person nor did they locate the unidentified female.
Police did observe security footage of the woman leaving the store through another entrance with the merchandise. The estimated value of the items stolen was $110. Clifford is homeless and new to Clarksville but often stays in Cheatham County. Due to the unlikeliness that Clifford would appear in court, he was taken into custody and transported to booking.
Clifford Foster was arrested and charged with theft of merchandise. His bond was set at $1,000.