A Clarkesville woman was jailed on a misdemeanor charge of theft by taking for allegedly stealing $300 worth of potted plants from a local business, jail records show.
Police arrested Mandi Lawayne Barkley, 34, on June 6, one day after asking the public for help in identifying her.
Photos of a suspect, later identified as Barkley, were captured by a security camera inside White Parrot Interiors on Washington Street. Police said the suspect was wanted in connection with a theft at the store that occurred around 8 a.m. on Monday, June 5.
Magistrate Judge Amy Thomas set Barkley’s bond at $1200.
As of Wednesday evening, June 7, Barkley remained in the Habersham County Detention Center.