DENVER (CBS4) – Denver police say a mother and father used their toddler to help them shoplift.
The incident happened at the King Soopers off Quebec Street in the Stapleton neighborhood.
Police say the couple had their 5-year-old child in a shopping cart and used him to cover up the stolen items.
A loss prevention team spotted the parents leaving the store without paying for the items.
Both parents were ticketed for shoplifting and wrongs to minors.