Newton police seek alleged Wegmans wine shoplifting couple
Police in Newton are seeking a man and a woman who apparently stole thousands of dollars worth of wine from the Wegmans grocery store.
Newton police are looking for a pair of alleged thieves who apparently have good taste.
Police recently posted online surveillance images of a man and a woman who allegedly stole several bottles of high end wine from Wegmans worth $10,000.
Police said that each of the bottles shoplifted were valued at more than $1,000 each.
According to police, the thefts took place over multiple days earlier this month. On June 12 and June 13, a bottle of 2006Mouten Rothschild was taken on each day.
The thefts were reported to police on June 15.
The massive grocery store opened its Newton location earlier this year. The 10,500-square-foot wine, beer and spirits section is located on the second floor.
Anyone with information can call617-796-2104.
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