One arrested, one still wanted in Whiteville Walmart theft


WHITEVILLE, NC (WWAY) — One of the men accused of stealing money from a register at the Whiteville Walmart is behind bars.

Surveillance photo led to arrest, one still wanted (Photo: Whiteville Police Department)

Whiteville Police arrested Harry Emanuel Roberson, Jr. after he turned himself in today. They are still searching for Jamel Raquon McLean.

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Police say on April 2, Roberson and McLean walked into Walmart and took money from a register located near the rear of the store. The men then took off in a white Saturn Vue.

Roberson, 27, is charged with aid and abet felony larceny.

McLean, 27, has a warrant for felony larceny.

If you know where McLean is, Whiteville Police ask that you call 911.