Janesville shoplifter sought by police

July 24, 2018 GMT

A Beloit man is being sought by Janesville police for allegedly stealing from a retail store.

Cory Scheidegger, 35, was identified as the suspect in a shoplifting incident Monday afternoon at Menard’s in Janesville, police said.

An officer saw a vehicle involved in the theft near Holiday Drive and Milton Avenue (Highway 26) a few blocks from Menard’s, with the suspect fleeing the car and not being found by police.

Scheidegger is being sought for retail theft and also for a felony probation violation.