Salinas shoplifter steals pricey TV with help of shoppers receipt www.privateofficer.com
SALINAS, Calif Dec 24 2011- Salinas police are looking for a second suspect who they say helped steal a pricey TV at the Walmart on North Main Street.
Police say a suspect purchased a 48″ Visio TV for approximately $1,000. She walked outside with the TV and handed the receipt to Marquesha Davis.
Police say Davis entered the Wal-Mart and chose the same style TV and exited without paying for it, holding the receipt from the previous purchase.
After exiting the store she reportedly gave the receipt back to the initial suspect. Security called police as Davis reportedly loaded the TV into a Cadillac. However, when officers arrived, they say Davis wouldn’t get out of the car and fled the scene.
According to police, about 3 minutes later, she stopped at her apartment where she was taken into custody.
Davis was booked for the listed charges as well as a $3,000 traffic warrant. The initial suspect has not yet been identified.