Dalton Police Department Investigating Shoplifting At Walmart

Saturday, February 24, 2018

The Dalton Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying two men who worked together to shoplift a Bose sound bar speaker and a hoodie sweatshirt from the Shugart Road Walmart. The suspects were recorded by store surveillance.

The incident happened on Sunday. Two white males entered the store together an loitered for several minutes by an ATM before walking into the main part of the store. One of the men took a hooded sweatshirt from a rack, put it on and wore it around the store. Then the men took a Bose sound bar and took it elsewhere in the store and opened it. The men then took a second speaker and opened it, removing some of the components. They then concealed the first speaker and components from the second under the stolen sweatshirt and walked out of the store without paying for the items. The total loss to the store was estimated at more than $500.

The suspects wore brown and tan slacks and baseball caps. Anyone who can identify these men is asked to contact Detective Jacob Burger at 706-278-9085, extension 325.

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