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Man accused of stealing car batteries from Walmart

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Corey Matthew Murchison (Source: Elizabethtown Police Department) Corey Matthew Murchison (Source: Elizabethtown Police Department)

BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A man in Elizabethtown was caught on camera stealing vehicle batteries from Walmart and heaters from Tractor Supply.

According to the Elizabethtown Police Department, officers were called to respond to reports of the stolen batteries from Walmart Jan 24.

Witnesses gave authorities a description of the vehicle involved, which was spotted just a short distance away.

Police said officers found the stolen car batteries and the heaters still in the box inside the vehicle.

Corey Matthew Murchison was charged with misdemeanor larceny (3 counts) and misdemeanor possession of stolen property (3 counts).

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