2 arrested after $21,000 in alcohol goes missing
Two Maryland men have been charged with taking more than $21,000 worth of alcohol from trucks parked at a county facility.
Montgomery County Police said that the alcohol was stolen from trucks parked at the Department of Liquor Control warehouse in Gaithersburg.
The Department of Liquor Control reported more than half a dozen thefts from February to May. During a theft May 28, Department of Liquor Control security saw a suspect on video and called police.
Police approached the driver of a car parked near the warehouse and found multiple stolen boxes of alcohol.
Police arrested the driver — Jean Auguste, 27, of Lanham — and Liquor Control employee Kelvin Eugene Snowden Jr., 31, in the case.