The arrests of two men Saturday afternoon at the American Canyon Walmart prevented the loss of merchandise worth about $1,800, according to police.
At about 2 p.m., officers contacted 20-year-old Robert Vinci of Discovery Bay and 19-year-old Jelani Amar Allen of Fairfield in an annex of the store at 7011 Main St., according to Sgt. Jeff Scott.
Vinci and Allen were detained and then booked into the Napa County jail on suspicion of grand theft and conspiracy to commit a crime, both felony allegations. They were released later Saturday, according to jail booking records.
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Here is a roundup of police and fire reports in Napa County.
At least two gunshots were fired during an armed robbery in downtown Napa.
A disturbance between a man and woman led to a foot chase and the man’s arrest, Napa Police reported.
An incident at a Napa gym led to the arrest of a 24-year-old Napa man on a felony kidnapping allegation, according to police.
A Napa man was arrested after brandishing a .40-caliber gun at another person while driving, according to police.
A theft at the American Canyon Walmart, and a confrontation with a store worker, resulted in a 35-year-old man’s arrest, according to police.