On December 5, 2017 at approximately 1:57 pm Columbia Borough Police Officers responded to CVS Pharmacy located at 615 Locust Street Columbia, PA 17512 for a report of shoplifting. Officers learned that a female suspect had fled the store after being confronted by employees. Officers located a female matching the description in the 400 Blk of Locust Street and she was detained. As a result, Mary Waiwada, 35, no known address was arrested. Waiwada was positively identified by employees and surveillance. She was found in possession of merchandise from the store that she did not pay for. She was charged with one count of Retail Theft a Felony 3rd degree. She was arraigned by MDJ Bixler and committed to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $5,000 bail. All parties are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.