LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS 11)--A mother is charged with shoplifting and unlawful transaction.

Police say Laura Hujo used her 6-year-old to steal merchandise from display cases at Nordstrom's Rack on Shelbyville Road.

Officers say Hujo would go into a dressing room and remove the security tags and then put the items in her purse.

The price tag of the goods was $519.

Hujo was arrested on July 1.