The North Coventry Township Police arrested Amanda Flasher, 39, of Reading for retail theft. Flasher was observed by store security taking $159.96 worth of merchandise and concealing it in her purse. Flasher left the store without paying for the items. Flasher was stopped in the parking lot by store security and the items were recovered. Police found that Flasher had two prior retail theft convictions making this her third offense. Flasher was arraigned by Judge Koon in Coatesville and bail was set at $10,000 10%. Flasher was unable to post bail and remanded to Chester County Prison.