Police: Man makes off with mannequin

Published: 10:11 AM EST Dec 20, 2011   Updated: 10:30 AM EST Dec 20, 2011

A man was possibly looking for a little extra company over the holidays as police say he took a dressed mannequin from a local store.

Lopatcong Township Police said they were called to the Sears store on Monday for a report of a man who had stolen a mannequin.

After information about the incident was given to surrounding police agencies, suspect Roland Ayotte, 50, of Glen Gardner,NJ, was stopped by Mansfield Police, and all items were recovered.

Ayotte was arrested on charges of shoplifting and released pending a municipal court appearance.