Teen accused of shoplifting from Dollar General

BOONVILLE — A 16-year-old juvenile is accused of shoplifting from the Dollar General Saturday.

Police said the teen-age boy, whose identity was not released due to his age, stole merchandise from the Route 12 store Saturday afternoon. Police said the boy had previously been barred from the business after similar thefts.

The teen-ager is charged with petty larceny and trespass, authorities stated. He was arraigned and sent to county jail in lieu of $500 cash bail or bond.