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My question is similar to one already on here. I purchase lots
My question is similar to one already on here. I purchase lots of things from TK Maxx both for myself , my disabled daughter and my elderly mother. I was stopped the other day by TK Maxx security and … read more
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I found a pair of gloves for £130 at a luxury department store in London, but they did not have my size. I decided to go direct to the shop who supplies them just a walk away. At the boutique, I also … read more
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hi I got caught shoplifting bout 2weeks ago in wilkinson it was £19 worth makeup , I don't know y I been so stupid n done Tht , I'm really ashamed n Tht is first n last time , the security took me at … read more
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yesterday whilst shopping in TK maxx, I was asked into the
yesterday whilst shopping in TK maxx, I was asked into the back office 2 police officers were given a 8 page document on how I returned items which amounted to refund fraud. It was like a 4 month surv… read more
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MY FRIEND RECENTLY ARRESTED FOR SHOPLIFT. HE WAS CHASED OUTSIDE
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I was banned from entering all UK Debenhams store today and had my picture taken. All this because I was carrying a non Debenhams carry bag to carry my shopping on boxing day. The bag was transparent … read more
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Hi im a 32 year old women who did something stupid yesterday.
Hi i'm a 32 year old women who did something stupid yesterday. I'm known by the Police (as a suspected shoplifter) although DO NOT have a Criminal Record. Have appeared in Court before but any cases h… read more
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My situation is pretty much the same as this one (previoulsy
My situation is pretty much the same as this one (previoulsy asked question) I but stuff all the time from TK Maxx from loads of different ones (shopaholic and retunr stuff within 14 days) never try o… read more
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If I pick an item from a clearance area where it is not packaged,
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I was arrested in TK Maxx yesterday evening for swapping labels and returning goods.
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Yesterday I walked out of dept store in shopping mall, into
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Sadly when shopping in Asda I was sharing a basket with a friend to who I was buying a little birthday gift for and wanted to pop into a box I had put in the shared basket as this item was a delicate … read more
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