A police report reveals that a grocery store employee was arrested this week for allegedly stealing money and using it to purchase Bitcoin. The incident took place at Bill’s Cost Plus Supermarket, located at 4225 Stadium Boulevard.
On June 21, between 8:30 PM and 10:47 PM, police received a theft call and responded to the scene. While significant portions of the report have been redacted, authorities discovered a black bank bag, containing several thousand dollars in cash, as well as two Bitcoin receipts—one for $570 and another for $250.
The suspect, identified as Lacia Diane Holm, a 47-year-old resident of Jonesboro, was taken into custody. Holm’s position at the grocery store was listed as the office manager in the report. She is currently facing a felony theft charge.
As the investigation continues, additional details regarding the motive behind the alleged theft have not been disclosed.