Buford shoplifting arrests

Gwinnett County Police recently arrested two metro Atlanta women for felony shoplifting involving a Buford store and several outstanding warrants.


“On May 8, officers assigned to (the) North Precinct responded to the Target located at 3205 Woodward Crossing Blvd. in Buford in reference to a shoplifting call.

The two suspects who were later identified as Demesha Latoya Brown (age 30, Decatur) and Angelique Breshawn Reddick-Gautam (age 30, Atlanta) were suspected of shoplifting on this date and several weeks prior.

The two suspects had six outstanding warrants combined from outside jurisdictions ranging from shoplifting to retail property fencing. Both suspects were arrested and transported to Gwinnett County Police Headquarters and interviewed by detectives.

After their interviews, both suspects were transported to the Gwinnett County Jail without incident.

Demesha Latoya Brown was charged with Theft by Shoplifting Felony and Criminal Attempt to Commit a Felony. Angelique Breshawn Reddick-Gautam was charged with Criminal Attempt to Commit a Felony, Theft by Shoplifting Felony, and Giving a False Name to Law Enforcement.

Detectives are still reviewing additional evidence and more charges might be forthcoming.”