Man facing felony after attempted energy drink theft
Justin Stumler (Source: LMDC)
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man was accused of stealing more than $500 worth of energy drinks.
According to Louisville Metro police, on May 7, Justin Stumler was at the Kroger located on Outer Loop and placed several bottles of 5 Hour Energy shots in the basket of a motorized scooter, then covered the shots with a jacket he had been wearing.
Police said Stumler then passed all points of sale without paying for the shots.
Store security was able to stop him and recover all the drinks, which were valued at $665. 10.
Stumler is charged with a felony count of theft by unlawful taking.