ksal.com

Salina, KS

Now: 68 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 68 °F | Lo: 63 °F

Friday

Hi: 93 °F 

Lo: 68 °F

Saturday

Hi: 96 °F 

Lo: 64 °F

Sunday

Hi: 97 °F 

Lo: 72 °F

Monday

Hi: 97 °F 

Lo: 75 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 96 °F 

Lo: 77 °F

Martinellis Little Italy
Wild Bill Contest

Chronic, Affluent Shoplifter Gets Prison Time

Associated Press - March 24, 2017 4:35 pm

An affluent Kansas woman with a history of shoplifting has been ordered to spend a year and seven months in prison for the thefts.

Forty-seven-year-old Kelli Jo Bauer of Overland Park, Kansas, also was ordered Friday in Kansas’ Johnson County to pay more than $22,000 in restitution to merchants.
Bauer has admitted she stole tens of thousands of dollars of clothing and merchandise she was peddling out of her nearly $1 million home.

Bauer had two prior Johnson County theft convictions when she was charged in 2015 with felony theft. That was after police who searched her home found a large amount of stolen merchandise.

Last November, she was charged again after stealing bras from a Lenexa department store.