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Six Walmart employees arrested in internal theft ring

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ACWORTH, GA (CBS46) -

Six employees from an Acworth Walmart store were arrested after police said they were involved in an internal theft ring.

On Dec. 23, the Acworth Police Department was contacted by Walmart after the store's loss prevention team began noticing discrepancies in transactions involving the employees.

Police discovered that the six employees stole more than $6,000 worth merchandise by voiding transactions at the register, allowing co-workers to exit the store without paying for all of the merchandise.

The following people were charged with theft by deception:

  • Yashica Rene Campbell (43) of Kennesaw
  • Beauford J. Goodrum (21) of Kennesaw
  • Lamaris Denise Fields (19) of Acworth
  • Jamecah Ania Ray (19) of Acworth
  • Shawn Allen Harris (22) of Dallas
  • Barbara Weston (56) of Decatur

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