A Georgia man accused of using fraudulent credit cards at a number of Walmarts in Tennessee and pocketing over $100,000 is now behind bars.
CPD dispatched an officer to the Lookout Valley Walmart on 3550 Cummings Highway in reference to a possible fraud incident. Once at the store, the officer spoke with loss prevention and said there is a man, William Tweedell, 26, using a fraudulent items, including iPads and gift cards. Tweedell was allowed to finish the purchase totaling over $6300. Before leaving the store Tweedell was detained.
While in custody, the officer found multiple Walmart gift cards, a fake Illinois ID with the name Johnathan Reed with a picture of Tweedell.
Tweedell was charged with Theft over $100,000, Criminal Simulation, Criminal Impersonation, and Fraudulent use of a Credit Card.