4 arrested in Fayetteville Walmart theft
Four Decatur residents who stole a bank bag from the Fayetteville Walmart today have been arrested by police, officials said.
The incident happened late Thursday morning as two black men entered the store, with one serving as a lookout whlie the other took a bank bag from the customer service area at the front of the store, police said.
A manager saw the theft and watched the men leave the store in a Chevy truck, which allowed him to give the vehicle description and license plate to 911 operators.
Fayetteville detectives found the vehicle leaving the area and followed it to Ga. Highway 85 and Forest Parkway where it was stopped by Fayetteville and Clayton County police.
Arrested were Howard Lowe, 45, and Darrell Caldwell, 50, who are both charged with felont theft by taking. The two others: Sarah Douglas, 33, and Trakhanna Scott, 34, are being charged with felony theft by taking (party to a crime).
The incident may be connected to similar crimes in the area, police said.