Man seen swapping tags of Walmart items arrested

Man seen swapping tags of Walmart items arrested
Randy Lee Dortch (pictured) was arrested on shoplifting charges. (Source: Mayfield Police Department)

MAYFIELD, Ky. (KFVS) - Police in Mayfield, Kentucky arrested a man they said swapped tags of items in Walmart.

Randy Lee Dortch, 50 of Fancy Farm, was arrested and charged with theft and shoplifting under $500.

Officers of the Mayfield Police Department responded to Walmart for a shoplifter.

Dortch was being detained by Asset Protection Associates when officers arrived.

Police say he was seen swapping price tags of cheaper items for more expensive merchandise. He then went to the self-checkout and paid about $15 for $145 worth of merchandise.

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