June 21, 2010

Aaron Piquette Had A Whole Lot Of Stoopid Going On - Charged With Returning Stolen Item To Same Store, Asking For Refund

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Aaron Piquette Jail Booking

Port Richie, Florida (The Weekly Vice) -Aaron Piquette, a 33-year-old Port Richie man was jailed Monday after he allegedly stole merchandise from Lowe's, then tried to return it with a Walmart receipt.

According to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office, Piquette reportedly entered a Lowe's and picked up a backpack blower worth $299. He then walked out of the store through the garden section without paying for the item.

Investigators say Piquette then attempted to return the blower to Lowe's, but with a Walmart receipt. A clerk alerted loss prevention officers, who detained Piquette as he was walking out of the store.

Officers searched him and found three oxycodone pills and half a xanax pill. He reportedly stated that he didn't know how the pills got in his wallet.

Piquette was booked into the Land-O-Lakes jail and charged with retail theft and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription. He remains jailed in lieu of $4150 bail.

Mandi Milenko
The Weekly Vice

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