Pottstown, PA theft Ring busted; Walmart and Best Buy
targeted for $6000 in electronics.
The family-oriented theft ring operated for only a few
days back in December, but now four suspects have been
arrested two still remain at large. Among the stolen items
were Vizio flat screen televisions, HP desktop
computers, a printer and four lap tops. The group was
captured on video at both Walmart and Best Buy.
ORC gang of 4 busted hitting Best Buy stores in Southern
Florida Three people
were arrested in Boynton Beach, accused of stealing an
estimated $10,000 worth of merchandise from several Best
Buy stores in South Florida. Police said they were
attempting to steal some items when they were caught.
Task force arrests two responsible for possibly over 20
smash-and-grab burglaries in Manatee, elsewhere in FL.
Law enforcement officers late Wednesday arrested two
Palmetto men they say are responsible for a recent
string of smash-and-grab burglaries at convenience
stores throughout the region, according to the Manatee
County Sheriff's Office. Officials said several more
burglary charges will be filed in coming days by
officials in Manatee, Sarasota, Hardee and Desoto
counties investigating more than 20 similar break-ins
recently at other convenience stores.
ORC gang of three hit Famous Footwear and other
Three Hermiston residents are being accused of organized
retail theft after police say they were caught stealing
goods from three Kennewick stores. Dena Faulstich, 38,
Angela Stellings, 23, and Jerome Price, 27, were
arrested Thursday after an employee at Famous Footwear
spotted them concealing shoes inside the store, said
Kennewick police Sgt. Ken Lattin. The suspects were
chased out of the store and caught as officers arrived.
That's when additional property stolen from Ranch & Home
and Craft Warehouse was spotted inside their car, he
Two charged with theft of $3500 in cologne from Ulta and
JC Penney in New York.
month long investigation has led to the arrest of two
suspects in New Hartford, New York. Back on December 11
the Ulta Beauty Supply store was hit for $2200 of
cologne by a male and female suspect; they got away but
were captured on video. On December 17 the two hit JC
Penney in the Sangertown Square Mall for $1500 of
cologne, Kortney Servatius was arrested with a booster
bag and a hypodermic needle. The male suspect got away
but was later identified as Richard Brown and arrested.
Identity Theft Ring hits NE Ohio, hitting Kohl’s, Macy’s, J. Crew, Best Buy, Williams-Sonoma,
Turns out, identity
thieves racked up more $14,000 dollars in one name alone
in New York. Multiple victims all in one neighborhood in
Ohio with five of them living on one street. The
investigation is ongoing. They were opening accounts
with the names and trying to buy merchandise
immediately. Strangely enough even this writer got hit
on Dec. 23. These may be mail box hitters. Which has
become real popular over the last couple of years.
ORC? Memphis police looking for suspect who's been
hitting Sam's Club and an ID thief hitting stores for
Police are searching for a 33-year-Memphis woman accused
of identity theft by using personal information to
purchase several thousand dollars worth of merchandise
at stores in the city. They're also looking for a man
wanted in connection with a series of shopliftings at
Sam's Club. The suspect is described as a white man,
approximately 6 feet, 210-220 pounds with receding brown
hair with a bald spot in the back. He is usually
accompanied by a woman. Anyone with information is asked
to call the Southaven Police Department at 662-393-8652
or Desoto County Crime Stoppers at 662-429-8477.
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