Theft over $10,000
On Tuesday, May 31, Matthew Boyer, age 42, of Castalian Springs, TN was arrested and charged by the Hendersonville Police Department with Theft over $10,000. Investigation revealed that Boyer, a longtime Publix employee has been stealing store merchandise for an extended period of time, believed to be worth thousands of dollars. The merchandise was then distributed via wholesale markets in Nashville and Gallatin, and on Ebay. As of today, police have recovered nearly $5,000 worth of non-perishable merchandise. Boyer has a General Sessions court date of 06-22-11, 9 am.
Police continue to investigate to determine if others were involved in the criminal activity. Anyone with information relative to this investigation is asked to contact Det. Steve Malach or Sgt. J.D. Coarsey at 615-264-5303.