Police: Man Stuffed Stolen Merchandise Inside Dog Food Bag At Walmart

COOKEVILLE, T.N. — Police say they charged a man for shoplifting after he stuffed several items inside a dog food bag at Walmart.

Officers were called to the store on Jefferson Avenue just after 9am on October 12th.  They say Michael Carlson concealed a bracelet and a flashlight inside the bag of dog food he purchased.

The total amount of the stolen merchandise was $86.  Carlson was issued a citation at the scene.