24-year-old serial shoplifter gets 8 years

(Courtesy: Metro-Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 24-year-old serial shoplifter was sentenced to eight years in prison on Monday.

Chimayne Talley has been jailed on a $171,500 bond since his arrest in 2016.

Police said Talley was known to shoplift from area malls and released a video on Facebook boasting about a yard sale he and an accomplice reportedly held in East Nashville where stolen merchandise was sold.

He is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday for sentencing on additional charges.