Jasper Woman Faces Felony Theft Charges; Found Wearing Shirt With Store Tags Still Attached


JASPER -- A Jasper woman was arrested Sunday on felony theft charges.

Police were called to the north end of Jasper around 11 a.m. on a report of a suspicious female at McDonalds.  Police located 57-year-old Patricia Wright a short time later across the street at the Dollar General Store on Newton.  Investigators say she was wearing a shirt that still had store tags attached. 

Wright was taken to the hospital for medical clearance for an unknown reason, then she was taken to the Dubois County Security Center and booked on a felony theft charge.