Get Our Email Newsletter

Couple Accused of stealing; Tasering LP Associate

A Gwinnett County couple are behind bars after allegedly shoplifting merchandise from a Belk in Snellville and then using a Taser on a security guard who tried to stop them. Police said the store’s loss prevention officer witnessed the duo pocket a package of men’s underwear and a jacket.

When they were confronted as they tried to leave the store, Butler allegedly pulled out a pink Taser and zapped the employee in the back. Surveillance footage from the department store appears to show the security guard confront Butler and Collins in the store’s entryway… Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Loss Prevention Magazine updates delivered to your inbox

Get the free daily newsletter read by thousands of loss prevention professionals, security, and retail management from the store level to the c-suite.

What's New

Digital Partners

Become a Digital Partner

Violence in the Workplace

Download this 34-page special report from Loss Prevention Magazine about types and frequency of violent incidents, impacts on employees and customers, effectiveness of tools and training, and much more.


View All | Sponsor a Webinar


View All | Submit a Whitepaper

LP Solutions

View All | Submit Your Content

Loss Prevention Media Logo

Stay up-to-date with our free email newsletter

The trusted newsletter for loss prevention professionals, security and retail management. Get the latest news, best practices, technology updates, management tips, career opportunities and more.

No, thank you.

View our privacy policy.