A woman has been charged with shoplifting at Super Stop & Shop on Post Road East Friday afternoon.
Katherine Montgomery, 57, of Redding Road, Fairfield, was charged with sixth-degree larceny in connection with the incident.
Police were dispatched to investigate a report that a shoplifter was being detained by store security officers at the supermarket.
"Store security told police that Montgomery was confronted after concealing groceries totaling $196.42 and leaving the store," according to the report.
She was released from the scene after being issued a misdemeanor summons.