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2 face felony shoplifting charges in Oxford

(L-R): Dowdy, Jefferson | Photo: Oxford PD

Two people from Holly Springs face felony shoplifting charges in Oxford.

Posted: Sep 28, 2018 11:53 AM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Two people from Holly Springs face felony shoplifting charges in Oxford.

On Wednesday, September 26, Oxford police responded to the local Walmart for a reported shoplifting.

The store stated a man and a woman had taken approximately $1,459.28 worth of merchandise and were loading it into their vehicle.

Police say they arrived and came in contact with Jermaine Dowdy, 33, and Margaret Jefferson, 54, before they could leave the parking lot.

Both were transported to the Lafayette County jail. Their bonds were set at $2,500.

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