Woman accused of shoplifting from H-E-B

Eleanor Alessi accused of trying to steal jewelry and make-up

Published On: Jan 15 2013 08:32:41 AM CST
FRIENDSWOOD, Texas -

A woman was arrested and accused of stealing almost $100 in items from an H-E-B store in Friendswood.

Store employees said they confronted 22-year-old Eleanor Alessi after she walked into the restroom with a handful of jewelry. Police searched Alessi and said they found stolen jewelry and makeup, as well as a bag of marijuana.

Alessi was charged with theft-shoplifting and possession of marijuana.