GRASSY CREEK, N.C. — Report of a shoplifter at a business located in the 2500 block of Halltown Road. City law enforcement response requested and is on scene.
Reported by the complainant as a shoplifter inside of Walmart who was described as a male suspect who cut security wiring off of a large flat-screen television. It was suspected that the male would attempt to leave the store with the television set without paying for it. Law enforcement was requested to respond to the scene for further investigation.
Update: A law enforcement officer on scene advised that they were able to locate the male suspect and detain him. A wrecker was requested to the scene in reference to impounding his vehicle. Officers cleared the scene with the detained suspect and were enroute to the magistrate’s office in reference to filing charges.