Laurel County Sheriff John Root says deputies were called out to Corbin Walmart where the store’s loss prevention team had detained a woman accused of shoplifting. Officers discovered the woman, 37-year-old Laura Mae Whitcomb of London, had concealed items ranging from bedsheets to underwear. Police said she scanned a few items, but failed to scan over $380.00 worth of merchandise. Whitcomb was arrested and charged with theft by unlawful taking – shoplifting. She was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.