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Police say Gwinnett teen scammed over $980,000 from Kroger

Police say Gwinnett teen scammed over $980,000 from Kroger

Gwinnett County Police Detectives arrested a 19-year-old man after they say he scammed over $980,000 from Kroger. Tre Brown was arrested by White Collar Detectives after he allegedly created false returns at the Kroger where he was employed on Steve Reynold Blvd. between December and January. Detectives say they believe Brown was able to create over 40 returns for non-existent items and put them on several credit cards. The returns ranged in price from $75 to over $87,000. According to the Gwinnett County Police Department, the thefts totaled over $980,000 during a two-week time period. Corporate employees from Kroger noticed…
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Elderly shoppers targeted by purse snatchers at Rincon Kroger

Elderly shoppers targeted by purse snatchers at Rincon Kroger

A band of purse snatchers is working grocery stores in the Rincon area and targeting elderly shoppers, according to the Rincon Police Department. The police department is urging shoppers to be mindful in public and to not leave purses and other personal items unattended while shopping. Police say the same crew has entered the Rincon Kroger twice, and has also hit the Kroger on Wilmington Island. This crew targets elderly women with purses in their shopping carts. They follow the victims until they are alone on an aisle and one will approach and distract the victim, while another will take…
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