MILTON, Ga. – Two people were arrested Dec. 8 after allegedly trying to steal dozens of DVDs and cameras from the Windward Walmart.
Store employees told police that two men ran out of the store after they were confronted about possible theft. One man was seen driving away in a silver Grand Prix with New York tags.
Police found such a car at the Windward and Ga. 9 traffic light. Inside were three people. The driver, Jalen R. Shelton, 20, of Atlanta, was identified as one of the alleged thieves. The second alleged thief, whom Shelton named as “DJ Randy Third,” was not found. Several cameras and 45 DVDs were found in the car, all in their Walmart packaging, along with an open bottle of wine.
Shelton was arrested for theft by shoplifting and driving with an open container of alcohol.
When reviewing security footage, one of the car’s passengers, Brianna Irmaris Reyes, 18, of Planters Ridge Lane, Alpharetta, was found to have helped in the theft.