A Winston man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of stealing beer 20 minutes after he was released from jail where he had been cited for same offense, police said.
Rollin Nate Bochman, 51, was stopped by employees and accused of attempting to steal a beer around 1:30 p.m. from the Southgate Market in the 1900 block of Southeast Stephens Street, police said.
He was taken to the Douglas County Jail, where he was cited and released, police said.
Police suspect he then tried to steal a beer around 3:30 p.m. from the Short Cut Market in the 500 block of Winchester Avenue. The store’s owner waved down an officer, who took Bochman to jail.
He was in custody today in lieu of $1,250 bail.