2 Charged In TV Theft From Toms River Walmart

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TOMS RIVER – Two men were arrested and charged with stealing a 55-inch Samsung television from Walmart on Jan. 11.

According to a police press release, the TV was carried out of the store without being paid for.

Police reached out to the public via social media and news sources to help identify the men. The initial posting stated that one of the men was wanted in relation to thefts of televisions from several stores. This led to the arrest of Jason Mayer, 35, of Lakehurst, and Clifton Wells III, 36, of Bayville. They were both charged with theft and are awaiting a future court date.