Man takes TV, computer, video game units from Walmart in North Augusta


A shoplifter got away with $1,635 in electronics from Walmart in North Augusta on Sunday morning.

According to a North Augusta Public Safety report, Walmart’s loss prevention employee told officers a black male entered the store, at 1201 Knox Ave., at 8:15 a.m. He spent about 45 minutes inside and filled his shopping cart with a 32-inch Samsung TV, an Acer computer and monitor and three Sony PlayStation consoles.

He then went out through fire exit, where a silver Chevrolet Malibu met him. They loaded the car and sped away, according to the report.