Laurens City Police served five charges Saturday on a woman they arrested following an alleged Shoplifting attempt Friday at Wal-Mart. 19-year-old Megan Gabrielle Jumer of 507 Dixie Street, Laurens was charged with Shoplifting, Flight upon Sight, Resisting Arrest, Possession of a Schedule IV Narcotic and Possession of Methamphetamine.
Officer Michael Gainey states that on February 5th 2016 the defendant committed ‘Shoplifting’ by knowingly and willfully taking and concealing items that belonged to the victim and passed all points of sale, exiting the store with the intent to deprive the owner of the full value of the merchandise.
Additional warrants state the defendant knowingly and unlawfully possessed approximately one gram of methamphetamine at 922 East Main in Laurens. She was also allegedly in possession of four Tramadol pills, classified as a Schedule 4 Narcotic. Officer Gainey further states that on Friday Ms. Jumer attempted to flee and elude officers and would not comply with lawful orders at 922 East Main,
Cash or surety bonds were set totaling $14,630 on the five charges. Megan Gabrielle Jumer remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.