PD: Shoplifting suspect planned to sell stolen merchandise to bond his shoplifting wife out of jail

Posted at 10:35 AM, Oct 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-20 10:35:31-04

Winter Haven police arrested a man for stealing merchandise from Wal-Mart in Winter Haven on Wednesday, October 19. 

Brian Crume, 49, reportedly stole 3 packs of electronic wire and when police questioned him about stealing the merchandise, he told them he was going to try to sell it on the street. 

Crume told police that he needed to raise money to bond his wife out of jail. His wife was also arrested earlier in the day in Lake Wales for shoplifting.