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Police: Missing man found when shoplifting in Fayetteville

Posted September 21

— A man who was reported missing has been found after he was arrested on shoplifting charges.

Fayetteville police officer Sean Strepay tells the Fayetteville Observer (http://bit.ly/2cnREBp) that 51-year-old Walter David Jackson of Wilmington was reported missing on Sept. 12.

On Monday, an officer responded to a report of shoplifting at a Fayetteville Wal-Mart. Strepay says the suspect was identified as Jackson. He was arrested on charges of misdemeanor larceny and misdemeanor possession of stolen property.

It's unclear if Jackson has an attorney.

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Information from: The Fayetteville Observer

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