Roxie man charged with felony embezzlement

Published 2:00 pm Wednesday, November 10, 2021

A Roxie man has been charged with felony embezzlement.

Tom Ald Smith Jr., of 4663 NW Log Cabin Road, was arrested by Brookhaven Police officers recently and booked into the Lincoln County Jail under felony charges. Smith was arrested just before his 21st birthday.

An affidavit filed with the Brookhaven Municipal Court by Walmart Distribution Center Asset Protection Manager Petrina McCoy states that Smith “did willfully and unlawfully and feloniously embezzle to his own use (5) iPhone 11 Pro valued at $2,849.95 which had come to his possession by virtue of his employment with Walmart Distribution.”

Smith has been released on bond until his trial date.