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Item under $2 leads to arrest

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Austin Hoffman (Source: LMDC) Austin Hoffman (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man looking for a drink to pick him up was picked up by police.

According to an arrest report, on December 19 Austin Hoffman was caught attempting to walk about of the WalMart on Standiford Plaza Drive with an energy drink he had not paid for.

When officers arrived they noticed a bag of marijuana under the bench where Hoffman was seated.

They also noticed Hoffman was carrying a 4-inch blade in his back pocket.

Hoffman is charged with shoplifting, possession of marijuana, tampering with physical evidence and carrying a concealed weapon.

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