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Indian Land Woman Accused Of Stealing $1.5M In Items From Hobby Lobby Stores

An Indian Land woman who police say used an alias to steal from several North Carolina Hobby Lobby stores within the last two years —pilfering at least $1.5 million from the retail chain — was arrested Wednesday after taking merchandise from a Rock Hill Hobby Lobby.

Maria Steele, 58, who used the alias “Marie Vera,” is charged with shoplifting, according to a Rock Hill police report. She is held at the Rock Hill jail awaiting a bond hearing.

At about 3:30 p.m., a police officer met with the loss prevention manager at the Hobby Lobby store on Meeting Boulevard after he recognized “Marie Vera” from a shoplifter alert released by the retail chain’s headquarters, according to a Rock Hill police report.

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