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Man stuffs meat, cheese down pants at grocery

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Edward Trowell (Source: LMDC) Edward Trowell (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man tried to escape a store while wearing pants full of meat and cheese.

According to a police report, Edward Trowell was arrested at the Kroger on West Broadway on March 25.

Police said Trowell went into the store and went to the meat section where he grabbed various packs of lunch meat and cheese and stuffed them in his pants.

Kroger Loss Prevention and officers saw Trowell and questioned him. Police said he tried to use a false name because of an outstanding warrant.

Prior to the meat and cheese incident Kroger had issued a lifetime ban against him.

Trowell was taken into custody and charged with theft by unlawful taking, giving a false name and criminal trespassing.

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