No bull: Sussi on the "moove" to catch suspected meat thieves
Did you know there's a black market for meat?
When it comes to the $60 billion worth of merchandise stolen annually in shoplifting, meat ranks high on thieves' lists. As a result, retailers pass along those losses to you, the consumer.
Recently, Columbus City Attorney's Office contacted reached to ABC 6/FOX 28 to help expose the problem and track down four carnivorous crooks with outstanding warrants.
So, 6 On Your Side Investigator Tom Sussi went undercover, disguised as a cow, to track down these four suspects:
- Richie Staley allegedly stole more than $300 worth of Angus whole tenderloin
- Dale Fritz allegedly stole nearly $500 worth of steak
- Sierra Malone allegedly stole $528 worth of Red Bull and meat
- Rodney Hartley allegedly stole $118 worth of pork tenderloin and beef roasts