SPARTA, NJ – A Lafayette man is facing shoplifting charges after stealing from Canna Campus. On February 16 around 5:30 p.m. Officer Thomas Herd went to the store to follow up a report of a theft, police said.
Herd saw the incident replayed on the store owner’s cellphone. Herd picked up John Trainello, 64 for having taken a box from behind the counter and hiding it in his jacket, police said.
The box of CBD oil was found in the car in which Trainello was a passenger. Trainello was taken into custody and brought to Sparta Police Department Headquarters for processing, police said.
Trainello was charged with theft under $500 and released with a court date.