HOBART | A woman staying at a Hobart motel was taken into custody after she stole two flat-screen televisions and a microwave, police said.
Charges are expected to be filed against the woman, who also has a failure to appear warrant in a Merrillville case, police Sgt. Jeremy Ogden said.
Police were called to Comfort Inn, 1915 Mississippi St., on Aug. 9 by a hotel manager who reported the missing items had been located inside the woman's sport utility vehicle.
Police impounded the SUV and the investigation into the alleged theft continues, police said.