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Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 03/07/2011

Theft was present for incarcerated girlfriend: Report

A Florida man charged with theft from a Wal-Mart store told police he was taking a present for his girlfriend who was about to get out of jail, according to reports:

Johnnie L. Brown, 29, was arrested shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday and charged with retail petit theft.
"She has done so much for me," Brown said later of the woman who has been his girlfriend for three years, "and I felt I had to support her."

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