From the WGNS Shoplifting Files this week, we head to Walmart on South Rutherford Boulevard.
In one recent shoplifting case at the Walmart on Old Fort Parkway, a subject on a bicycle thought he made the perfect getaway. Evidently, he didn't exactly get away.
Shoplifting continues to be an issue for retailers. Most recently, Walmart on Joe B. Jackson at South Church Street was targeted.
Close to $1,000 in merchandise believed to be stolen from Target and over $600 worth of merchandise from the JC Penny Store was recovered by police and two loss prevention workers on Tuesday.
The Murfreesboro suspect was charged with indecent exposure for allegedly urinating inside a Walmart office
A customer in the store told police that he witnessed two females take the merchandise out of the store without paying for it. They loaded the electronics into two waiting vehicles, both with temp tags.
A Target customer in Murfreesboro is accused of shoplifting over $1,400 worth of DVD's and a Dyson fan valued at $449.
A police report shows that the women exited the store with additional bulges under their clothing and their purses stuffed with merchandise.
Multiple handbags and wallets were taken during a shoplifting incident at Marshall's on Thompson Lane in Murfreesboro.
A cashier who was once employed at the store has been arrested. The incident was reported at a Murfreesboro Walmart store...
A woman who allegedly shoplifted over $150 in merchandise from the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway took off on foot prior to police arriving.
Over $500 in merchandise was stolen from the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway. Murfreesboro Police got the theft call on Monday night.
The pricey two wheeled device is an electric powered board that is one of the listed "Hot Gifts of 2015."
A 22-year old Veterans Parkway resident has been picked up on shoplifting charges that were filed by both Target on Old Fort Parkway and Dick's Sporting Goods in the Avenue.
Shoplifting and running is not a fashionable form of exercise, but seems to be happening more and more at stores throughout Rutherford County.
Three air rifles, three remote control helicopters, an electric scooter and more were allegedly stolen by a Murfreesboro man who reportedly tried to push the merchandise out the front doors of Walmart on Rutherford Blvd.
A shoplifter in Murfreesboro is accused of stealing two comforters valued at $330 and two quilts worth over $350 from the JC Penny's store.
Most recently, a woman entered the Belk store at the Avenue and took four pairs of Polo jeans into the dressing room.
Suspect Charlea Gunn allegedly went throughout the store taking clothing and placing it into a bag.
A homeless man by the name of Bryan Lane has been arrested and charged with theft after getting into what was described as a fight with a Walmart Loss Prevention worker.
A man who tried to steal a scooter from Walmart on Memorial Boulevard evidently pushed the loss prevention worker when confronted.
Reports show that security footage showed two females of Indian descent stealing over $4,500 worth of razors from the personal grooming section...
Murfreesboro Police were called to the Hobby Lobby on Old Fort Parkway in reference to a theft on Monday.
A Walmart loss prevention worker chased a shoplifter through the store parking lot in an attempt to nab a man suspected of stealing groceries from the new Memorial Boulevard store in Murfreesboro.
A Cannon County man was arrested for shoplifting in Murfreesboro after he allegedly was caught shoplifting over $500 worth of merchandise from Walmart.
Three women recently entered the South Rutherford Boulevard Walmart store and allegedly stole over $2,000 in razors.
Bottles of cologne were stuffed down pants in and the purse of two subjects at the ULTA store in the Avenue shopping center in Murfreesboro. The theft was reported on Monday.
A loss prevention worker in the store caught the theft on video and says Johnson hid items under her clothing.
The Department of Children Services were called after a woman was caught allegedly shoplifting inside the JC Penny Store.
A mother and her two sons, one of which is a juvenile, were accused of shoplifting together inside the South Rutherford Boulevard Walmart store.
After the shopping carts were full, the culprit made a quick exit out of the store without paying for anything. Once in the parking lot, the woman loaded the merchandise into her car.
Earlier this week, a white male described as standing about 5'10" to 6'2" wearing a dark hooded jacket with white, but balding hair was caught on camera stealing about $330 worth of DVD's.
Someone evidently smells good. A man, who has yet to be caught, stole nearly $750 in cologne from the JC Penny store...
The 40-year old shoplifter was a female, according to a Loss Prevention Worker at the store on Old Fort Parkway.
Murfreesboro Police responded to Dillard's Department Store located in Stones River Mall when a woman was accused of stealing several bracelets, perfume, earrings and cologne.
A 26-year old woman accused of shoplifting at Walmart was positively identified after a small mistake...
Someone has been helping themselves to pricey Bose headphones and more at HH Gregg in Murfreesboro.
The loss prevention worker at the department store told Murfreesboro Police he recognized the suspect known as "Dennis" as someone who had stolen in the past...
The theft occurred several days ago and WGNS obtained the official police report that outlined the shoplifting case soon after the woman was released from the hospital...
A man entered the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway and reportedly loaded his buggy with a case of beer, a blender, bacon, sausage, earring's...
As heard in past news stories, shoplifting in Murfreesboro and throughout America, drives prices up for corporate and local businesses.
More news on theft problems at Victoria's Secret located in the Avenue Shopping Center in Murfreesboro...
5-Cases of Bud Light weigh approximately 60-pounds… that is what one Christiana man got away with on Sunday afternoon.
In our shoplifting story of the day, over $700 in merchandise was stolen from the Walmart store this past Sunday.
An incident report obtained by WGNS on Tuesday shows that the suspect stuffed the shorts down his pants.
In our shoplifting story of the day, a man entered Walmart on South Rutherford Boulevard and left the store with a cart full of merchandise...
In another shoplifting story… A loss prevention worker at Kohl’s Department Store on Old Fort Parkway notified police when he saw a female load up a shopping cart and then push it out of the store.
The female, who lives in McKenzie, Tennessee, allegedly pushed two shopping carts loaded with goods out of the store. The 10-year old was helping the woman, according to the report.
The man evidently went to the car audio department and grabbed a 12-inch sub-woofer.
In our strange, but true shoplifting story of the day, a Walmart worker called Murfreesboro Police when a woman selected 20-large containers of Gain Detergent...
In our Rutherford County shoplifting story of the day, a worker at Sally’s Beauty Supply on Memorial Boulevard called the police after six men walked in and stole over $500 worth of hair extensions.
In our Rutherford County shoplifting story of the day, a woman entered the South Rutherford Boulevard Walmart store on Monday afternoon and allegedly stole over $200 worth of merchandise.
Over the next couple of weeks, WGNS will highlight new shoplifting cases on a daily basis as the problem does seem to be growing. In this story, a heavy set female wearing spandex...
In this shoplifting story, a woman entered the JC Penny Store and allegedly concealed cologne, a dress and three shirts in her over-sized purse. A Loss Prevention worker called the police and officers quickly met with the suspect.
An illegal shoplifting trip will cost one store over $700. The Aeropostle store in the Stones River Mall called the police department after mall security learned of a shoplifter.
The same female is suspected of stealing jewelry from both Walmart in Smyrna and Walmart in Murfreesboro on Old Fort Parkway in recent days.
A Murfreesboro woman is accused of stealing nearly $3,000 worth of merchandise from the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway.
You don’t hear about speakers being stolen that often, but when you do – the theft is usually fairly pricey. Murfreesboro Police were called to Electronic Express off of Old Fort Parkway...
Three females and one male worked together to shoplift from Kohl’s Department Store earlier this week in Murfreesboro. Reports indicate two females filled a bag full of merchandise and then handed it off to the third shoplifting suspect and she calmly walked out of the store.
Thanks to the help of a loss prevention officer at Kohl’s Department Store on Old Fort Parkway in Murfreesboro, officers were able to nab two women accused of shoplifting from multiple stores.
During a brief on site interview, 43-year old James Pelham allegedly told police that he transports 33-year old Shannon Bragg from Walmart to Walmart and that (quote), “Ms. Bragg comes out with a receipt and sometimes she doesn't.”
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