Sheriff: Man attempts to steal pellet rifle from local Walmart
Officials from the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office said a man was arrested after attempting to shoplift at a Walmart.
Officials said 38-year-old Bobby Johnson of Jellico, Tennessee was arrested on Saturday at the Walmart near Corbin in Southern Laurel County.
Johnson is accused of trying to steal a pellet rifle valued at $83.
Johnson was charged with theft by unlawful taking and shoplifting under $500.
He was taken to the Laurel County Correctional Center.