Yeti cup theft leads to 2 arrests

Pair reportedly stole more than 40 cups from local store

Two woman accused of stealing 44 Yeti cups over multiple days from a local hardware store were arrested Tuesday.
Shunta Burnham and Jennifer Waffer were booked on charges of felony theft.

Officers were called to Ace Hardware on Homer Road after employees reported two females that were suspected of stealing cups days prior were back in the store stealing more cups.

Minden Police detained the two women for questioning, during that time; six Yeti cups were reportedly located in their vehicle.

Store employees told officers the pair had stolen multiple cups on three other days. Video surveillance showed the two females stealing cups on Nov. 27, 29 and 30, according to reports. A total of 44 cups were reported stolen by the store with a total value of $1,635.

The two were transported to police headquarters for questioning. They reportedly admitted to Det. Chris Cheatham to stealing the cups over the time frame.

Both Burnham and Waffer were booked into Bayou Dorcheat Correctional Center.



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