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Mike Leake Arrested: Reds Pitcher Accused Of Theft

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MIKE LEAKE ARRESTED
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Cincinnati Reds pitcher Mike Leake was arrested on Monday and accused of theft, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

The 23-year-old was said to have been taken to jail at 2:32 p.m. by Cincinnati police after Macy's employees stopped him, claiming that he took $59.88 in property from the store.

Leake is accused of stealing six American Rag T-shirts from the story, removing the security tags and leaving the store without paying for them.

According to police, Leake was caught on the security cameras leaving the store without paying for merchandise and he faces a misdemeanor charge.

He is 2-0 this season and has a 5.50 ERA.

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