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Odessa Man Arrested for Theft


A man was arrested over the weekend for trying to use the five finger discount.

Odessa Police say on Saturday, they were called to the Walmart on Loop 338.

When they got there, a witness told them they saw Gilbert Madrid Junior, 46, put items in his pockets and walk out the door without paying for them.

Officers then located Madrid and discovered he had headphones. USB cords, MP3 players, a watch and ibuprofen in his pockets.

He was arrested and all the items were returned to Walmart.

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