Lindsay Lohan formally charged with theft

Lohan is accused of stealing a $ 2,500 necklace from a jewelry store in Venice, Calif. Images captured by security cameras show the actress trying to leave the store while she still carries the precious jewel on his neck. The latter is hidden by other necklaces worn by Lohan.

According to official documents, the actress could face a maximum sentence of three years in a state prison. Lohan “did unlawfully take money and personal property” as stated in the felony complaint.

Lohan was arrested on Wednesday, February 9 at 13:30 PT. Her bail was set at $ 20 000.

The owner of the Kamofie and Company jewelry store, Geoff Kaman, feels a certain sadness at these events. He and his wife are “are extremely sad on how all of this has turned out.” he told TMZ. The man and his wife have been cooperating with the authorities in this matter, which ultimately led to a criminal investigation.