On August 6, 2013 the Chipley Police Department was contacted by Wal-Mart and launched an investigation into a theft involving an employee.
Wal-Mart employee Tiffany A. Merkison, 21 of Bristol, FL was identified as stealing over $1,000 dollars of currency or negotiables and merchandise from Wal-Mart. The investigation revealed that starting on approximately July 27th of this year; Merkison began committing these thefts and continued until August 8th.
Merkison was arrested and charged with Grand Theft, a Third Degree Felony on August 6, 2013.
Information provided by the Chipley Police Department