BELOIT, Wis. - A Beloit man is facing felony theft charges after allegedly stealing a wallet off a person's lap, according to police.
The incident occurred at 1:13 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of North Parker Drive and East Milwaukee Street in Janesville, police said.
The victim reported being at a stop light when Jermone D. Stewart, 33, allegedly approached the vehicle and took their wallet from their lap, police said,
Stewart allegedly fled but was found by a K-9 unit. Police said he consented to a body search and had the victim's property.
Stewart is being held at the Rock County Jail where he is awaiting his initial court appearance.
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