Monroe LA July 14 2012 City police arrested a man Thursday morning accused of stealing more than $10,000 from a local store.
Aaron Howard, 22, of 322 Woodale Drive, Monroe, was booked into Ouachita Correctional Center on charges of felony theft and criminal conspiracy.
An arrest affidavit stated police were called to Sam’s Club in reference to an employee theft. When police arrived, they spoke to a manager, who said Howard, a cashier, made 16 fraudulent transactions between May 27 and July 7.
The report stated the total amount of the transactions was about $10,060.10. Police said two unidentified men were seen on store video removing merchandise and bringing them to Howard who handled the false refund.
Howard admitted to police he made the transactions, but said he did not know the names of the two men.
Bond was not set.