ROCKTON (WIFR) – A Rockton woman was arrested on four counts of theft after she was confronted at her garage sale with the stolen items.
Police say on July 1st, 38-year-old Cristina Peacey allegedly hit another woman after she was accused of stealing from the other woman’s garage and selling the items in her own garage sale. Peacey was arrested for battery and later released.
After a follow-up investigation by Rockton Police, officers found at least four items that had been stolen from other yards and porches. Some of the items were identified at the Peacey residence and more charges were filed against Peacey.
Peacey was arrested at her home and taken to jail on Wednesday, July 8. She is being held on $50,000 bond.