Affidavit: Suspect fled Bath & Body Works with over $800 in candles

Affidavit: Suspect fled Bath & Body Works with over $800 in candles
A woman is facing charges after police say she stole merchandise from a store inside the Shoppes at EastChase. (Source: Montgomery County Detention Facility)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A woman is facing charges after police say she stole merchandise from a store inside the Shoppes at EastChase.

According to Capt. Regina Duckett, Alexis Cross, 19, is charged with two counts of third-degree theft of property.

Duckett says the charges are related to a theft that took place in the 7000 block of Eastchase Parkway. The business told officers a suspect stole assorted items and ran from the store.

Cross was later identified as the suspect.

An arrest affidavit says Cross stole $808.50 worth of assorted candles from Bath & Body Works.

Cross turned herself into police Monday and was charged.

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