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Woman facing drug charges after allegedly shoplifting from children’s store

Whitney Whittington (Source: LMDC) Whitney Whittington (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A woman accused of shoplifting is facing drug charges after what police said she had in her wallet.

According to a police report, around 7 p.m. Tuesday employees said they saw Whitney Whittington shoplifting from Once Upon a Child on Outer Loop.

Officers caught up with Whittington at a nearby Wendy's. When she was questioned by officers she admitted to having a needle in her wallet and to using heroin. Officers also found a spoon with residue on it.

Whittington is charged with possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. Once Upon a Child choose not to press charges.

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