NWGA Scanner | October 29th, 2022

Dalton woman arrested after attempting to shoplift from Walmart on Walnut Avenue

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On October 11th, 2022, at 5:07 PM, Deputy Spence was dispatched to Walmart at 2545 East Walnut Avenue in reference to a shoplifting in progress. The Walmart asset protection associate advised the shoplifter, later identified as Allison Gayle Mitchell, 49, of Dalton, was currently in women’s apparel inside the store. According to the report, “He stated that she was observed opening packages of merchandise and concealing the contents on her person. Deputy Spence followed him to Mitchell’s location and apprehended her without incident.” it was discovered that Mitchell had approximately $54.98 worth of merchandise concealed on her person. Mitchell was banned from all Walmart properties and transported to the Whitfield County Jail, charged with theft by shoplifting.