At least two suspects were seen putting items in a female suspects’ purse at the Jim’s Jubilee Foods in Ishpeming on U.S. 41 around 9:30 p.m.
The store manager called 911 after a number of employees noticed the suspicious behavior. Police arrived at the scene to find store personnel and a group of suspects arguing. Eyewitnesses heard the suspect saying “I put it in my purse on accident.” They also stated that alcohol was believed to be the item in question.
We’ll have more on this story as additional information becomes available.