A man and woman were arrested last week at the South Shore Plaza in Braintree
after allegedly stealing more than $2,000 worth of clothing from Lord
Denise V. Williams, 55 of Hyannis, and Vance
Johnson, Sr., 57 of Dorchester, were charged with larceny over $250 and
receiving stolen property over $250 after the incident last week, Braintree Police Chief Russell Jenkins said in a statement.
Loss prevention at the Plaza saw the men on surveillance cameras concealing merchandise, Jenkins said.
was found in possession of 13 clothing items hidden under her clothing
and stuffed in a bag. Johnson had numerous empty clothing hangers
concealed under his jacket.
Five more bags of clothing were found in the trunk of their vehicle, Jenkins said, also allegedly stolen from Lord & Taylor.