Sweet tooth lands Alpharetta shopper in trouble



MILTON, Ga. — A Walmart employee was arrested Jan. 10 after allegedly stealing and eating a candy bar and stealing a phone case.

Employees told police they saw Sterling A. Thornton, 21, of Relais Trace, Alpharetta, take a candy bar from the shelf and proceed to eat it. He also allegedly took a $30 phone case, putting it on his phone, and several smaller items, again without paying for them.

Thornton was arrested for shoplifting.

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