Dalton man arrested for shoplifting from Walmart after not scanning merchandise at the self checkout
According to a Whitfield County Sheriff's Office incident report, on July 19th, 2020, a deputy was dispatched to Walmart located at 2545 East Walnut Avenue in reference to a shoplifter in custody. Upon arrival loss prevention staff advised the deputy that Ronald Givens Jr., 21 of Dalton, was seen not scanning merchandise at the self checkout area. Givens Jr completed the transaction without paying for $67.08 of merchandise. Loss prevention staff approached Givens Jr and escorted him to the loss prevention office. The deputy placed Givens Jr under arrest for shoplifting and transported him to Whitfield County Jail. Givens Jr was arrested and charged with theft by shoplifting.