NWGA Scanner | December 16th, 2021

Chatsworth woman arrested after shoplifting from the Walmart on Walnut Avenue

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on December 7th, 2021, Deputy Hackney responded to the Walmart located at 2545 East Walnut Avenue in reference to a shoplifting. According to the report, the asset protection associate stated that she observed Ms Leon-Acevedo, 44, of Chatsworth, skip scanning items on the self checkout. She stated that Ms Leon-Acevedo exited the store without paying for $56.40 worth of items. She stated that she apprehended Ms Leon-Acevedo outside the General Merchandise exit.” According to the report the items listed a stolen were pajama sets and other miscellaneous items. Leon-Acevedo was arrested and transported to the Whitfield County Jail, charged with theft by shoplifting.