A Princeton, Indiana man is going through a number of costs after a weekend theft in Evansville.
The theft occurred on Sunday at Lovers Playground, which is an grownup leisure retailer on Major Avenue.
Dispatch acquired a name round 4:00 p.m. on Sunday from an worker of Lovers Playground who mentioned the enterprise had simply been robbed at gunpoint.
The enterprise mentioned that $244.50 was taken from the register along with different objects from the shop.
After receiving an outline of the suspect and a doable getaway automobile, an officer noticed an identical automobile driving down East Virginia Avenue. Police say the motive force of that automobile was stopped and that she advised the officer that 29-year-old Jessy Shane Barnett of Princeton had used her automobile earlier within the day.
EPD says officers then went to the motive force’s deal with, the place Barnett was seen exiting the again door of the house.
In keeping with police, Barnett was seen tossing a bag into the grass when officers arrived on the dwelling. Contained in the bag had been the objects taken from Lovers Playground and a black handgun, EPD mentioned.
EPD says that after being questioned, Barnett admitted to committing the theft.
Barnett was booked into the Vanderburgh County Jail on no bond. He is charged with Theft with a Lethal Weapon in connection to Sunday’s incident.