Walmart employee accused of stealing thousands in merchandise

Walmart employee accused of stealing thousands in merchandise (Image 1)
Walmart employee accused of stealing thousands in merchandise (Image 1)

Franklin police arrested a Walmart employee Friday for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars of store merchandise over several months.

According to police, Timothy Youngblood took around $5,000 worth of merchandise while working in the Walmart sporting goods department.

Police recovered much of the stolen merchandise, which included tents, appliances and cookware, among other items, from his East Cedar Street apartment.

Youngblood, 43, faces felony theft charges. His wife also faces charges for knowingly receiving stolen property under $10,000.

The investigation is ongoing. Additional charges are possible.

 

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