Alexander V Pham (31) and Rovi R Sese (28) both of Jersey City, were taken into custody at 0449 hours from Walmart.
Officers responded to Walmart on a report of 2 shoplifters who were observed using a device to remove security tags from 5 smart phones and concealing them in motor oil boxes that they retrieved from a store shelf. They then exited the store with the stolen phones and were swiftly apprehended by a store loss prevention agent. After an on-scene investigation, officers placed both actors under arrest. A search incident to Pham’s arrest led to the recovery of 2 credit cards from his person, neither of which belonged to Pham.
Shoplifting (both arrestees)
Possession of Burglar’s Tools (both arrestees) and Credit Card Theft (Pham only)
Both were remanded to the Hudson County Jail
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