Walmart Shoplifting Suspect Arrested

Clayton Police charged a 55-year-old Raleigh woman with larceny after she alleged stuffed clothes into a bookbag and tried to leave the Clayton Walmart.

On November 24, Walmart personnel called 911 to report a woman who had walked into the store with a backpack whom they later observed allegedly place store items inside the backpack.

She was stopped before she walked out and store personnel said they found 15 t-shirts, 3 packs of underwear, and one pair of pants totaling $125.18.

Susan Bowes Smith (aka Susan Bowes Proctor) was given a $1,000 secured bond. In addition to being charged with larceny in Johnston County, Smith had an outstanding warrant in Wake County for larceny by an employee and was given a $30,000 secured bond on that charge.