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Man arrested for stealing blu-ray players in 2012

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William Thompson (Source: LMDC) William Thompson (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Jeffersonville man is being charged with theft after stealing from a Meijer's.

According to an arrest warrant, William Gene Thompson, 40, was caught on camera putting three blu-ray players in a bag and leaving without paying. A security guard witnessed the January 19, 2012 incident and called police, but Thompson had already fled.

The Meijer's on Preston Highway knows the suspect from becoming violent with employees in the past.

The three players are valued at over $500.

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