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Altoona man jailed on charges of stealing over $1,500 worth of items from Clearfield Walmart


CLEARFIELD — An Altoona man has been jailed on charges of conspiracy and retail theft for his role in allegedly stealing more than $1,500 worth of items from the Clearfield Walmart.

Clearfield Regional Police say 43-year-old Travis Chichy and an accomplice, 37-year-old Tammi Koch, also of Altoona, are accused of taking several items, including a car stereo and a computer, from the store without paying for them and then driving off in November.

Chichy, Koch and others have been implicated in multiple Walmart thefts in various states totaling upwards of $25,000 worth of items.

Chichy is currently being held in the Clearfield County Jail with bail set at $50,000