Woman allegedly stole 131 pairs of panties

Woman allegedly stole 131 pairs of panties
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A woman in the US state of Georgia faces felony shoplifting charges after authorities said she stole 131 pairs of underwear from a Walmart on Sunday night, reported WSBTV.com.

The stolen panties were worth $749.95 (S$1,000) in total.

Police said Julia Marie Jones, 22, had tried to hide the garments in her purse, a handbag and in grocery bags, reported the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Jones was charged with felony theft by shoplifting on Monday and was released on Tuesday after posting a $5,000 bond.

Jones, who did not respond to an interview request by The Huffington Post.

However, she alluded to the incident in a June 13 Facebook post, where she complained about people tagging her in relation to stories about the alleged crime.

This article was first published on June 20, 2015.
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