CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds pitcher Mike Leake was arrested on a shoplifting charge Monday afternoon, accused of trying to steal shirts from a downtown department store.READ MORE: Chargers Fail To Capitalize On Opportunities In 20-17 Loss To Cowboys
Police reports say Leake removed the tags from several shirts at a Macy’s store and tried to leave without paying for them.
He was stopped by security personnel.READ MORE: The Full List Of Winners Of The 2021 Emmy Awards
The shirts cost $59.88. Leake was taken to the Hamilton County Justice Center following the arrest.
The first-degree misdemeanor charge carries a maximum sentence of 180 days in jail.
The Reds were trying to get details of the arrest and had no immediate comment. Leake wasn’t scheduled to pitch Monday night against Pittsburgh.MORE NEWS: How To Watch The 2021 Primetime Emmy Awards
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