Shoplifter Tries to Use Uber for Getaway

Police believe an Indiana woman stole more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from a business and then tried to use her unsuspecting Uber driver as a getaway. Police records show that the Uber driver was Elizabeth Mahan. Mahan said she has had some interesting trips as an Uber driver, but Tuesday’s ride takes the cake.

That night, Mahan said she agreed to pick up a customer named Shane at the Bridgewater Falls shopping complex in Fairfield Township. However, “Shane” never showed up. “It’s very scary picking up strange people,” Mahan said. “You never know what you’re getting into.” Instead, Mahan’s passenger was a woman who police have identified as… News16 Now

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