Police arrest 3 people charged with complex shoplifting

Three people are behind bars in Athens after police say they stole thousands of dollars’ worth of DVDs and Blu-Ray discs.

Police say Damarann Washington, Markez Heard, and Irja Jones organized a complex operation to steal items from multiple Walmart stores in Georgia.

According to police, the group emptied out boxes that contained large items like crockpots and then, filled the boxes with DVDs.

Later, another person would buy the box full of DVDs.

All three face felony shoplifting charges.