ACSO deputy “saves Christmas”
Published 11:17 am Thursday, December 24, 2020
NATCHEZ — A suspicious-looking Grinch walked the aisles of Southside Market on Thursday and soon after was “apprehended” by the Adams County Sheriff’s office.
After all, a Grinch spotted on Christmas Eve can only mean one thing. Trouble.
Charlotte Bland of ACSO said the Grinch was actually Elizabeth Collier, an employee at Southside Market.
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The arrest was orchestrated by Bland and her friend Wendel Melton, the Southside Market manager.
Melton messaged Bland to drop the tip that a Grinch was in his store and Bland texted her coworker, Alicia Wimley, to go and “arrest the Grinch,” Bland said.
Bland took and shared photos of the “arrest” with a caption that said, “Deputy Alicia Wimley saves Christmas!”