Officials: Troopers Charge Five People With Looting Centerville Walmart

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Wilmington– The Delaware State Police responded to Walmart at 1251 Centerville Road, Wilmington, for looting reports.

Upon arrival, Troopers took five subjects into custody in or about the store. The investigation revealed, 26-year-old Lamont Davis of Wilmington, gained access to the store by shattering the front glass with a baseball bat and ramming a shopping cart into the glass doors, police said Wednesday.

Once inside, Davis removed property without rendering payment and exited the store, according to police. At the same time, 31-year-old Traci Roane of Wilmington along with two 13-year-olds and a 14-year-old, all of Wilmington, entered the store and removed an undisclosed amount of property from displays and attempted to exit the store with same, said police.

All property was recovered at the scene and returned to the store. The total damage sustained by the business was estimated to be over $2,000.00.

Davis was taken into custody at the scene and transported to Troop 2 where he was charged with the following crimes:
• Burglary 3rd Degree (felony)
• Possession of Burglar Tools (felony)
• Conspiracy Second Degree (felony)
• Theft Under $1500
• Criminal Mischief

He was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court and issued a $5,000.00 unsecured bond.

Roane was taken into custody and transported to Troop 2 where she was charged with the following crimes:

• Burglary 3rd Degree (Felony)
• Conspiracy 2nd Degree (Felony)
• Theft under $1500
• Endanger Welfare of Child (3 counts)

Roane was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court and released on a $6,000.00 unsecured bond.

The Juvuinals were all charged with

• Burglary 2nd Degree (felony)
• Conspiracy 2nd Degree (felony)
• Theft under $1500

All three were arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court and Released on Own Recognize.

 

 

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