Mom Steals, Deserts Child At Store - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Mom Steals, Deserts Child At Store

Posted: Updated:

LEESVILLE, La. – A mother was charged and arrested after stealing from a Dollar General store and leaving her child behind.

On Sept. 10, officers responded to a call that a child was lost at the Dollar General store on Boone Street. Police say the child had been left by the mother, Camilia Holloway, 25, of Leesville, who also left with stolen items from the store.

Officers discovered that Holloway had a history of theft and other criminal activity. She had three outstanding warrants for her arrest. Two of the warrants were a result of an incident that happened in March. According to police reports, Holloway entered an apartment without consent and items belonging to the homeowner were damaged.

The third outstanding warrant was from a shoplifting incident in June 6 at the Dollar General store on Boone Street. 

Officers found Holloway and charged her with unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling and criminal damage to property from March incident, theft by shoplifting from the June incident and theft by shoplifting and child desertion from the September incident. Holloway's total bond is $10,500.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Colfax woman charged after hiding marijuana in tree

    Colfax woman charged after hiding marijuana in tree

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:20:39 GMT
    GRANT PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Colfax woman is behind bars, charged with Attempting to Take Contraband Into a Penal Institution.More >>
    GRANT PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Colfax woman is behind bars, charged with Attempting to Take Contraband Into a Penal Institution.More >>
  • Man accused of stealing crawfish from traps

    Man accused of stealing crawfish from traps

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:25:45 GMT
    CROWLEY, La. (AP) - Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries agents have arrested a 39-year-old Crowley man who is accused of stealing crawfish from traps in an Acadia Parish pond. Sheriff Wayne Melancon saidMore >>
    CROWLEY, La. (AP) - Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries agents have arrested a 39-year-old Crowley man who is accused of stealing crawfish from traps in an Acadia Parish pond.More >>
  • APD Looking For Missing Teen

    APD Looking For Missing Teen

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-04-17 13:11:22 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB Newschannel 5)--Alexandria police are asking for the public's help to locate a runaway juvenile. According to the Alexandria Police Department, 16-year-old Angel Ramirez leftMore >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB Newschannel 5)--Alexandria police are asking for the public's help to locate a runaway juvenile. More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KALB. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.