Sticky-fingered mom accused of shoplifting with toddler in tow

NORTH OLMSTED, OH (WOIO) - A North Olmsted mom busted for shoplifting with her two-year-old son.

Police say Jothi Kannanian was pushing her son in a stroller inside Macy's at Great Northern Mall on July 7th.

She took several empty store bags from the register, put them under her stroller and went into the dressing room with a number of items.

A security officer got suspicious when she walked out with only one item.

Kannanian is charged with petty theft and will be arraigned on July 19th. She is out on bond.

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