Duo accused of fleeing Tops without paying for bag of Reese's Peanut Butter Cups
A 29-year-old resident of Holley and an alleged accomplice are accused of stealing $75 worth of Reese's Peanut Butter Cups from the Top's Market in Batavia this morning.
Kay E. Dilker is charged with petit larceny. Also arrested was 37-year-old Joseph Turner (charges not specified in the press release and no address provided).
Batavia PD was dispatched at 11:05 a.m. for a report of a shoplifting in progress at Tops.
When patrols arrived, Dilker and Turner reportedly tried to evade police by jumping over a fence and into the yard of a residence on Redfield Parkway.
Once apprehended, the duo was allegedly found in possession of a large bag of peanut butter cups.
Dilker was jailed on $2,500 bail or $5,000 bond. Turner was released under supervision of Genesee Justice.
The case was investigated by officers Adam Tucker and Jason Davis.