A man allegedly caught stealing from Lowe’s 30 minutes after being cited for shoplifting in Kmart was arrested by officers of a special task force in Reno, Nev.
According to a press release issued by Reno officials, Craig Skursha was apprehended while shoplifting at a Kmart located in Sparks, Nev., on Aug. 3. Skursha was issued a routine citation and then released from the store, but members of the Nevada Repeat Offenders Program were notified by Sparks police.
Skursha had nine prior felony convictions for related offenses, according to authorities.
The task force detective followed Skursha to a nearby Lowe’s store, where he was allegedly observed stealing merchandise. Skursha was arrested a short time after leaving the store.