Crime

Safeway Drops Charges Against Couple Who "Stole" Sandwiches

| by Mark Berman Opposing Views

The Safeway supermarket chain has decided not to pursue charges against a couple who forget to pay for sandwiches they ate while shopping in a store in Hawaii. As Opposing Views reported Tuesday, the story gained national exposure because the woman was pregnant, and their arrest led child services to take away their two-year-old daughter for nearly 24 hours. The Associated Press has more: