David M. Springer of Lancaster, Pennsylvania has been convicted of stealing from a store twelve different times. His latest trip was for a bottle of aspirin.

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Springer purchased other items while in the store, but kept the $4.49 bottle of pills in his pocket. Prosecutors noted the low value of his theft, but say that Springer is a threat to society.

The thief is ordered to serve four months in county prison, five months on house arrest, 14 months on parole and three years on probation.

Lancaster County District Attorney's Office

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