Auna Thomas

Name:
Thomas, Auna

Date of Booking:
08/04/2022

Reason(s) For Booking:
THEFT BY SHOPLIFTING – SHOPLIFTING

Officer’s Narrative:
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On the above date at approximately 1639 hours, I, Officer Chapman was dispatched to Kohl’s, located at 120 Woodstock Square Ave, in reference to an employee shoplifter in custody.

Upon arrival I made contact with [WITNESS #1] with loss prevention. [WITNESS #1] stated one of their employees, Auna Thomas ([REDACTED BY AGENCY]) was in the back office with the manager after being caught shoplifting items from the store. [WITNESS #1] stated Auna took five Sephora items from the return bin in the store and concealed them in her bag and tried to walk out of the store. [WITNESS #1] stated he intercepted Auna before she left the store and recovered the items in her possession. [WITNESS #1] stated Auna admitted to taking the items and told management it was not the first time she stole items from the store. The total value of the stolen items was $234.26.

I made contact with Auna in the back office, where she was placed in a set of handcuffs behind the back, double locked and checked for fit. She was searched incident to arrest and escorted to my patrol car. Auna was placed in the rear seat of my patrol car and seatbelted in. The rear seat was checked prior.

Auna was transported to Cherokee ADC where she was released to deputies. The rear seat of my patrol car was again searched. Auna was charged with O.C.G.A 16-8-14 Theft by Shoplifting (M). A copy of Auna’s appearance citation was left with her property at the ADC (Citation #486900019).

[WITNESS #1] provided an itemized receipt of the stolen items. The receipt was entered into evidence.

[End of Narrative]