The following individual either has appeared or will appear before District Judge James Carlson to face charges.

Amber M. Wise, 25, of 51 South Main St., Mansfield, faces charges of retail theft after state police at Mansfield say she took items Dec. 5.

According to police, on Dec. 10, Wise, an employee of Walmart, scanned three Christmas stockings valued at a total of $31 with another bar code from a grape Kool Aid pouch making the sale 69 cents. She was seen on surveillance video by store personnel, and confronted in the office by police and store personnel. She allegedly admitted to doing it and said she was truly sorry. She was issued a summons to appear at a Jan. 16 preliminary hearing.