A Jasper man is in jail today after he was arrested yesterday afternoon by Jasper Police for allegedly trying to steal items valued at less that 15-dollars from the Jasper Wal-Mart store.

Police were called to the north side location just before 5 o’clock where they say 18-year old Christopher Warnock of Jackson Street is accused of taking a ball cap and a bottle of AXE body spray.

Warnock was taken and lodged in the Dubois County Security Center.

The total value of the items, 14-dollars and 86-cents.