Seven people have been charged with shoplifting, five of them at Kmart, 1915 E. Third St, according to court records. Those charged at Kmart by state police were:
Sean David Beam, 31, of 3570 Dewey Ave., Cogan Station; fourth offense; caught allegedly trying to steal two cellphones on May 22; also charged with receiving stolen property and possession of an instrument of crime (a knife); free on $2,500 bail.
David Benjamin Weidler Jr., 22, of 1622 Memorial Ave.; allegedly attempted to steal a $199 bike on May 10; second offense; sent a summons to appear before a judge.
Keegan David Carey, 24, of 461 Green Hollow Road, Montoursville, and Brennan Douglas Cioffi, 23, of 323 Westland Ave., DuBoistown; both allegedly stole $480 worth of merchandise on April 9; the two sent summons to appear before a judge.
James Paul Huffman Jr., 23, of 2905 Pine Ridge Road, Montoursville; caught allegedly trying to steal $230 worth of merchandise on April 5; released on $2,500 bail.
Also charged with the same offense were:
Juwannda Ciera Mintz, 20, of Philadelphia; city police at Kohl's, 251 William St.; caught allegedly trying to steal $268 worth of merchandise on June 12; jailed that night in lieu of $8,000 bail.