MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On Monday, June 13, Monroe Police were dispatched to Pecanland Mall’s JCPenney in reference to a theft complaint.

Shortly after 4:00 p.m. officers arrived in the 4700 block of Pecanland Mall Drive where they met with a witness to the crime.

According to the witness, 20-year-old Diamonique Zandria Jefferson allegedly made fraudulent returns.

According to authorities, the witness mentioned that Jefferson was seen placing money directly into her purse after each transaction. Jefferson was then escorted to the business conference room for questioning.

Jefferson allegedly possessed $1,103. She was placed under arrest and transported to the Ouachita Correctional Center. She was charged with Felony Theft.