WICHITA, Kan. — A Sedgwick County detention deputy is no longer with the department after being arrested for shoplifting.
Wichita police officers were called to a shoplifting report at Walmart, located near 21st and Maize, around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. Sedgwick County Sheriff Jeff Easter said an off-duty detention deputy was arrested for the crime.
He was issued a notice to appear in court on the theft charge at a later date.
Sheriff Easter said the man is no longer employed with the sheriff's office. He had been a detention deputy for less than a year.