Update: The Wife of a North Ridgeville Police Chief is a Repeat Shoplifter

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Update: The wife of North Ridgeville Police Chief Mike Freeman has been sentenced for her repeat shoplifting offense that occurred earlier this year.

Elaine Freeman was given a $250 fine, plus a 10 day jail sentence, which she begins serving today.

Once released, Freeman will be on house arrest for 30 days.

Good thing there's nothing quite like being home for the holidays.

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Originally published 9/17/2013: We may just have a real life Marie Schrader on our hands here folks.

The wife of North Ridgeville Police Chief Mike Freeman has been arrested on a shoplifting charge- again.

Area police told Fox 8 News that this time 42-year-old Elaine Freeman was arrested at Kohl's at around 11:30 a.m. yesterday after attempting to leave with unpaid merchandise.

As you may recall, the very same Ms. Freeman was also arrested last November for trying to swipe beauty products from a Target in Avon.

In both instances, she was accompanied by her young son (now 3 years of age).

For her previous offense, she was sentenced to a 30 day suspended jail sentence and had to pay a $250 fine. She was also required to complete an economic crime program and attend counseling.

Courts said they'd keep an eye on her for the next two years- yet for some reason Ms. Freeman thought she'd have another go.

No word on what her projected sentence will be this time around.

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