Police: Woman stuffs ribeye steaks in purse, flees grocery store

Police: Woman stuffs ribeye steaks in purse, flees grocery store

MORGAN CITY, LA (WVUE) - A Morgan City woman was arrested Wednesday for stealing several ribeye steaks and stuffing them in her purse, according to the Morgan City Police Department.

Officers were called to a supermarket on LA 182 in regards to a theft. When officers arrived, an employee said he witnessed a woman conceal several packs of ribeye steaks in her purse and leave without paying.

The employee detained the woman, identified as Terry Ratcliff, until officers arrived.

The value of the steaks totaled $117.39.

Ratcliff was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking.

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