The Manatee County Sheriff's Office said a loss prevention officer spotted James Flenniken, 48, taking the $79.30 worth of items from the Manatee store about 5 p.m. Monday, the Bradenton Herald reported Wednesday.
Flenniken told deputies he took the items in an attempt to "impress a lady."
Flenniken was taken to the county jail on a misdemeanor shoplifting charge.
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