REXBURG − Two 18-year-old men attempted to steal a large amount of goods from Broulim’s on Tuesday. They were arrested by the Rexburg Police Department later that day.
According to the arrest reports, Jerad Oliver Flake and Nathan Rigby Conner were taken into custody Tuesday around 5:43 p.m.
“Police responded to a report of a theft from a business on West Main Street,” the report read. “Police spoke with two suspects, placed them under arrest for burglary, and transported them to the Madison County Jail.
Ian Martinson, store manager at Broulim’s, said the two shoplifted “a good cartful of items, food and non food.”
When asked if Broulim’s has plans to increase security, he said they employ multiple loss prevention officers, and they are in the store on a regular basis.
As more information is made known, the Standard Journal will update this story.