Walmart shoplifters had 30 packets of heroin

Walmart shoplifters caught on camera

DANBURY – Two Danbury residents were arrested Tuesday after Walmart security cameras showed them shoplifting from the store, according to Danbury Police.

The pair, one of whom was carrying heroin, was seen removing merchandise from the shelves at Walmart on Newtown Road and exiting the store without paying for it, police said.

While in custody of Walmart security, Jose Raul Sandoval attempted to discard a tissue that contained 30 packets of heroin, according to Danbury Police.

Sandoval, 32, was charged with sixth-degree larceny and possession of controlled substance. He was held on $10,000 bond.

The other suspect, Danielle Barto, 28, was charged with sixth-degree larceny and was also processed for two active warrants for her arrest. Police did not provide details on those charges. She was held on $2,500 bond.

Author: Harlem Valley News