KPD e-News Release: Detectives Attempting to Identify Wal-Mart Felony Shoplifter

Kingsport Police Department

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

ThomasMPatton • 423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-224-2786 (FAX)

SUBJECT: Detectives Attempting to Identify Wal-Mart Felony Shoplifter
DATE: October 15, 2014
On October 3, 2014 at approximately 11:45 AM, a white female suspect shoplifted over $500 in bedding materials from Wal-Mart, located at 2500 West Stone Drive in Kingsport. She left the store by pushing an overflowing shopping cart out of the lawn and garden exit, waving a receipt at an employee to signal that she had paid.

Her exit was captured by surveillance cameras, and photographs taken from the video footage are included in this release. A clip from the actual video has been made available for viewing on the K.P.D. YouTube channel via the link below:

K.P.D. Detectives are asking for anyone who may know her identity to contact them in the Criminal Investigations Division at 423-229-9429 or call Kingsport Central Dispatch at 423-246-9111.

Alternatively, if an individual who is able to supply information related to this or any other case wishes not to be identified, tips can be submitted anonymously via online “Citizen Feedback” forms available at the following link:

Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit