Walmart assistant accused of theft

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Arrest made at State Road 200 store

On Thursday, March 29, detectives arrested Arnene Stanley, 37, for grand theft.

On March 19, a loss prevention officer at the Walmart on Southwest State Road 200 reported to detectives that Stanley, an assistant manager at the store, had stolen more than $6,000 from the store by creating false return transactions.
During the investigation, detectives collected receipts for returned jewelry items that had conflicting signatures. They also observed surveillance video that allegedly showed Stanley performing the transactions with no customers present. Detectives confirmed that Stanley reportedly used the identities of at least five victims to make numerous fraudulent transactions.
Detectives said Stanleytold them she stole the money to pay for her daughter’s medical bills. She worked for Walmart for more than 20 years. Stanley was arrested and charged with grand theft (1 count) and misuse of personal identification (9 counts).

She was released early Friday morning on $14,000 bond.