SCSO: Woman steals $2.5K in perfume from Target - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

SCSO: Woman steals $2.5K in perfume from Target

Shanta Johnson (Source: MPD) Shanta Johnson (Source: MPD)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A woman stole more than $2,500 worth of perfume from two Target stores.

Shelby County Sheriff's Office arrested Shanta Johnson, 43. They said she was the woman seen in surveillance video swiping several fragrance brands over the past two years.

Investigators said the crime spree started October 4, 2014 and continued periodically until March 3, 2016. 

In that time span, police said Johnson stole $2,590.32 worth of perfume from two different Targets on 10 different occasions. 

The thefts happened at the Target on N. Germantown Parkway and the one on Highway 64.

Deputies arrested Johnson and charged her with two counts of theft between $1,000-10,000.

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