Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Woman in theft ring banned from Target for a decade

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
News Dickinson,North Dakota 58602 http://www.thedickinsonpress.com/sites/all/themes/thedickinsonpress_theme/images/social_default_image.png
The Dickinson Press
(701) 225-4205 customer support
Woman in theft ring banned from Target for a decade
Dickinson North Dakota 1815 1st Street West 58602

STILLWATER, Minn. — A Woodbury woman convicted of participating in a theft ring will be prohibited from entering Target stores for 10 years as part of a criminal sentence.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Kristi Jean Hambleton, 24, was sentenced Feb. 6 in Washington County District Court to 10 years of probation and about four months in jail following a felony theft conviction.

Hambleton was among several people tracked by authorities during two months in 2012, when $12,913 in merchandise was stolen from Target stores around the metro area. According to a criminal complaint, the group was responsible for the theft of high-priced electronics and cellphones.

Six people were charged in the thefts. Police said Hambleton was responsible for stealing $5,040 in Target goods.

Advertisement
Forum News Service
The Forum Communications News Service is the premier news wire service covering the Upper Midwest, stretching from the oilfields of western North Dakota to the plains of South Dakota and to the shores of eastern Minnesota. For more information about the services we offer or to discuss content subscriptions, please contact us.
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness