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North Perth man facing theft charge

LISTOWEL – A North Perth man is facing a criminal charge after a shoplifting incident at a local business last week.

Just before 5:30 p.m. on July 16, the Perth County OPP received a report of a theft that had just occurred at a business on Mitchell Road South in Listowel.

Police located the suspect nearby and arrested him for the alleged theft.

Kevin Sharman, 31, of North Perth has been charged with theft under $5,000.

He has been released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charge.