This gentleman was arrested for eating raw meat off the shelf in a central Pennsylvania Walmart this week. Scott T. Shover, 53, was apparently tearing open packages of raw beef. Well, the police called it raw beef. I'm sure Shover would call it steak tartare. Absurdly, his prior record makes this a felony offense. From Cumberlink.com:
Shover was arrested at Taser point without any further issues, according to police."Carlisle man charged with eating raw beef off of Walmart shelf"
He was taken to Cumberland County Prison on retail theft charges, police said. Shover's record shows that he has four previous retail theft convictions. Since he is a repeat offender, this most recent theft becomes a felony offense, police said.