We have charged Colin Johns, 39, with three counts of shop theft thanks to proactive work by local Grantham officers.
Johns, of Tennyson Avenue, Grantham, was arrested and charged following investigation into a number of offences by the local Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT).
The incidents were reported to have taken place at Co-op store in Arlington Gardens on 28, 29, and 30 May, where it was reported £82.15 of meat and drink, £124.65 of laundry products and chocolate, and £107 of meat was stolen respectively.
Johns was arrested at his home address last night by Response officers, and then interviewed and charged by the Neighbourhood Policing Team.
He has been released on police bail to appear at Lincoln Magistrates’ Court on 13 July.
He has bail conditions not to enter Tesco in Harrowby Lane or Co-Op in Arlington Gardens.