- Associated Press - Thursday, April 30, 2015

DeLAND, Fla. (AP) - A man and woman have been arrested in central Florida after police say they stole more than $300 worth of meat from a grocery store.

Deputies told The Daytona Beach News-Journal (https://bit.ly/1bh9GQ8) 48-year-old Doris Rowe and 54-year-old Kenneth Edwards drove 26 miles to a Winn-Dixie store in DeLand where a store manager saw Rowe stuffing meat products and other items into her pants.

Deputies say the manager stopped Rowe and she hit the manager in the neck, dropping pork ribs, two packs of detergent and three water filters. Rowe fled the store and got into Edwards’ truck. Deputies apprehended them at a traffic stop. Both were charged with grand theft and robbery.

Deputies found ribeye steaks, ground beef, bacon, pork ribs and a gallon of bleach in the car valued at $361.00.

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Information from: Daytona Beach (Fla.) News-Journal, https://www.news-journalonline.com

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