Crime Stoppers: Franklin Walmart Shoplifting


The man stuffed more than $8,000 worth of gear in Walmart bags, put them in his cart, and both men left the store in a white car, possibly a Nissan Altima.

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- Franklin Police say just after 3:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 24, two men shoplifted from the electronics department of the the Franklin Walmart.

Police say one man distracted a store associate by asking questions, while the second man got a pry bar from hardware and forced open a display counter of laptops, notebooks, and other electronics.

The man stuffed more than $8,000 worth of gear in Walmart bags, put them in his cart, and both men left the store in a white car, possibly a Nissan Altima.

One man is described as a black male with long dread locks, wearing glasses. The second is described as a black male with shorter dread locks. Both men wore knit caps.

The white car had a temporary tag and was missing the rear hubcaps.

If you know anything about these men or this shoplifting, please call South Central Kentucky Crime Stoppers at 781-CLUE, or toll-free at 866-842-CLUE, or click on the link below to go to their website.

You can also "text a tip" to Crime Stoppers. Text "SCKY" plus your message to 274637 (Crimes). All information is secure and you will remain anonymous.

Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name. Their telephone lines are not recorded and they don't use caller ID or *69.

You could get up to $1,000 for your anonymous tip.


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