On 11/23/18, at about 0300 hours, a retail theft of $1167 worth of electronic and clothing merchandise was taken from the Carlisle Walmart. An anonymous tipster advised Walmart employees of suspicious activity and provided a license plate of a vehicle. Walmart later called Carlisle Police. Walmart Loss Prevention and Carlisle Patrol Officers determined a female and a male were involved in the theft and left the Walmart in a red Chevy. Further investigation showed the actors to be Ashley Lauren KARPOVICH of Minersville, PA. A warrant was issued fro KARPOVICH who was later arrested at the Schuylkill County Prison. A warrant has been issued for John Daniel BUTZ who is currently residing in the Lancaster County Prison on additional warrants and Parole Violations.
Carlisle Police wish to that the anonymous tipster for their attention to detail. This case is a perfect example of how important the Public is to the Police.