Five-finger discount: shoplifting skyrockets at Newcastle retailers

Madeline Link
Updated June 14 2024 - 6:40pm, first published 3:00pm
Shoppers at Charlestown Square for the 2023 Boxing Day sales. Picture by Marina Neil
Shoppers at Charlestown Square for the 2023 Boxing Day sales. Picture by Marina Neil

RETAILERS have paid the price as the rate of shoplifting skyrockets across Newcastle and Lake Macquarie.

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Madeline Link

Madeline Link

Journalist

Madeline Link is a journalist at the Newcastle Herald, with a focus on Lake Macquarie City Council. To keep up with my stories, follow my Twitter @madeline_link, for tips email madeline.link@newcastleherald.com.au.

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