LEXINGTON, S.C. — Lexington Police are looking for two brothers accused of shoplifting.
Chief Terrence Green is asking for assistance in obtaining the whereabouts of Joseph Anthony Davis, age 55 and his brother, John Allen Davis, age 51, both of West Columbia. The brothers are accused of being involved in a string of shoplifting incidents at Walmart within the town of Lexington.
During a two week span from April 2nd to April 13th, 2019, according to Lexington Police, Joseph Anthony Davis and his brother, John Allen Davis, entered the Walmart at 5556 Sunset Boulevard within the Town of Lexington on five (5) separate occasions with the intent to commit the crime of shoplifting.
During each incident the subjects are accused of removing smart phones and watches from their security devices. The subjects concealed the items on themselves and exited the premises. The value of all shoplifted items totaled $4895.00.
During the course of the investigation, detectives were able to identify both subjects due to multiple tips from an earlier press release, along with assistance from the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department.
The Lexington Police Department has issued arrest warrants for Shoplifting, Value over $2,000 but less than $5,000, Shoplifting Value $2,000 or less, and Criminal Conspiracy for each subject.
If you think you can help call CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CrimeSC.