by Kate Hussey and Katie Caviness
Girl Scout troop: Man stole lockbox all by cookie sale at Contemporary Bern Walmart. (Kate Hussey, NewsChannel 12)
It’s that time of 12 months again. Samoa’s, Skinny Mints and Tagalongs are there for you to prefer as it’s seemingly you’ll perhaps perhaps be strolling out of stores. Girl Scouts all across the nation are out and about selling cookies. But what occurs when a fundraiser esteem that makes your diminutive one a goal?
A Girl Scout troop positioned in Eastern North Carolina said a particular person stole $600 from them whereas they had been selling cookies initiate air of a Contemporary Bern Walmart.
Girl Scout Troop 1536 was selling cookies Sunday afternoon at the Walmart on Doctor M.L.K. Jr. Blvd.
The 2 ladies running the sales enlighten, whose ages vary between 11 and 14 years outdated, had been with their troop chief when the cash was stolen.
NewsChannel 12’s Kate Hussey reached out to the Girl Scouts of North Carolina Coastal Pines. In accordance to them, every Girl Scout and adult chief goes by special cookie sales enlighten working in direction of. The working in direction of highlights how scouts can stay score all by their cookie sales.
The cash stolen from the ladies, which is loaned from the organization, is no longer going to be held in opposition to them. While the troop would now not owe the leisure, they’ll possess to struggle by additional working in direction of to make sure an incident esteem this one would now not happen again.
In case you possess any recordsdata on this case, it’s seemingly you’ll perhaps perhaps be requested to contact the Contemporary Bern Police Division.