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Woman arrested after stealing over thousands worth of movies

Arrested: Amberly Chasteen (Courtesy Hamilton County Justice Center) Arrested: Amberly Chasteen (Courtesy Hamilton County Justice Center)

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HAMILTON COUNTY, OH (FOX19)-- A woman is being held at the Hamilton County Justice Center after she was caught stealing over thousands of dollars worth of movies, then trying to escape from UC Hospital.

According to police records, 29-year-old Amberly Chasteen was at the Target store at the 9000 block of Colerain Avenue when she was seen selecting multiple DVD's and putting some of the movies in her purse.

When Chasteen tried to push a cartful of movies out of the store, she was stopped and charged with Theft.

The total of the DVD's reached $1, 353. 57.

After she was arrested, Chasteen was then taken to University Hospital and tried to escape. She was eventually apprehended and is currently being held at the Hamilton County Justice Center.

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