MONT PLEASANT, Wisconsin. – A Milwaukee woman stole condoms, Slim Jim’s and more from Walmart in Mount Pleasant, a crime she admitted, prosecutors said.
Danielle Cefalu of Milwaukee faces one count of retail theft and one count of obstruction of an agent.
On Saturday, May 29, investigators responded to Walmart on Oakes Road in Mount Pleasant with a shoplifting complaint.
A criminal complaint said Cefalu was found “running from (nearby) Wendy’s / Kwik Trip through the Jiffy Lube parking lot,” arrested without incident.
A loss prevention officer said Cefalu was seen concealing items in a purse after making a “return without receipt”, receiving a $ 50 Walmart gift card.
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According to prosecutors, Cefalu walked out of the store with goods in her purse without paying for the items. The loss prevention officer confronted her outside the store and she ran, according to the complaint, but the loss prevention officer was able to grab the purse as Cefalu took off. Cefalu then returned to get the purse before running to Wendy’s.
Cefalu “admitted she was a heroin addict” and had used methadone that morning, the complaint says, adding that she went to Walmart “to steal things to sell to throw a birthday party for her son. “.
According to prosecutors, the following was found in his purse, valued at over $ 420:
- Nine packs of Slim Jim’s (twin pack)
- Four natural preservatives
- Six Reese giant chocolate bars
- A packet of Trojan condoms
- Various condoms
- Various jewelry
- Six Snickers Chocolate Bars
- Five pairs of sunglasses
- Pack of five BIC lighters
- Two packs of laces
- A black handbag with tag
- A blue bandana
- A bra
- A string
- A “Shape up booty” package