Two wig-wearing men accused of stealing out of GAP and Ulta Beauty in Charlotte
Word On The Curb…two Charlotte wig-wearing men has been arrested for stealing. It seems these two were on a spree, snatching up everything in sight, except for some fresh new faces.
As the story goes, 33-year-old Antwan Rivers and 21-year-old Eddie Mobley were taken into custody on November 15, 2023. The theft began at the Charlotte Premium Outlets, where officers were tipped off by the Gap Factory’s loss prevention team about a wig wearing man tampering with anti-shoplifting sensors on the merchandise.
Reports suggest that after Rivers disabled the security measures, he allegedly made off with 30 items of GAP clothing worth a hefty $943.70. Loss prevention staff trailed him until the police arrived, but he managed to slip away. However, he was later apprehended, and the stolen goods were recovered. In addition to the larceny charge, Rivers was also found in possession of marijuana during his arrest.
Meanwhile, Eddie, who seems to have quite the reputation for thievery in Charlotte, was nabbed on November 15 after allegedly stealing hair and DIOR products from an Ulta Beauty store.
According to police, Eddie strolled out of the store without paying.
Eddie was charged felony larceny.
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