A Florida man has been arrested after he was caught shoplifting action figures while in his Sheriff uniform.
ABC Local 10 News in Florida reports that deputies were tipped off that Henry Guzman, a 13-year veteran with the Broward Sheriff Officer, had been stealing from stores in the area. On May 2, deputies spotted Guzman in an area Wal-Mart stuffing DVD’s and Marvel action figures in his police vest then left without paying.
According to the arrest report, deputies were tipped off that Guzman had been shoplifting from several retail stores. On May 2, deputies observed Guzman shopping at the Walmart after he finished a shift as a security guard for Florida Medical Center.
Deputies observed Guzman putting two DVDs and a Marvel superhero action figure inside his vest as he shopped, the report said. Guzman left the store without paying for the items, the report said.
On May 9 and May 17, deputies said, Guzman returned to the Walmart store and stole Star Wars toys and more DVDs. Deputies said Guzman stole about $200 worth of items in the three incidents.
Guzman currently faces multiple theft charges and has been suspended without pay.