Caroline Gurgel, 21, of Dewey Court, Bridgeport, was charged Thursday with shoplifting at Kohl’s department store.

Gurgel allegedly took five pairs of earrings and a perfume gift set, went into a fitting room, and put the items, worth a total of $147, into her purse.

She was released on a promise to appear Oct. 13 at state Superior Court in Bridgeport.