Markise Lydonn Hughes, 41, of St. Louis, was charged with stealing vodka from the Maplewood CVS store on June 17 and on June 19, according to court and police records.
On June 17 Hughes entered the CVS and hid three bottles of vodka in his jacket and walked out without paying. He returned two days later and took four bottles of vodka, hiding them in a bag. He was identified from surveillance video of the thefts. He was arrested in January 2017 and confessed to the thefts. He is being held on $5,000 bond.