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Man caught shoplifting meat in his coat

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A meat heist was thwarted by a Kroger security guard.

According to a police report, on Monday afternoon Stephen Jecker, 50, was arrested for shoplifting $61.16 worth of steaks from a Kroger on South 2nd Street.

Police said Jecker entered the store, went to the back towards the meat section and concealed multiple packages of meat inside his coat before trying to bypass all the check-out counters.

Jecker was stopped by store security and handed over all the meat without any trouble.

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