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Walmart catches man who stuffed 6 pounds of cow tongue down his pants

By Mason White 6:08 PM December 2, 2014
Jason Puckett 

By: Wayne Morin
A man was arrested on charges of theft after he was caught stuffing cow tongue down his pants, police in Florida said.

DeLand Police said that they have arrested 44-year-old Jason Puckett of Blackwelder Road, after being accused by Walmart of trying to steal more than six pounds of cow tongue by stuffing it down his pants.

Puckett was arrested on Friday, at the Walmart store located at 1699 North Woodland Boulevard.

According to the police investigation, Puckett went to the refrigerator, put the cow tongue down his pants and tried to leave the store.

He was detained by loss prevention agents, who called the police after Puckett ran out of the store. Police recovered the meat valued at $35.35.

Puckett was charged with petit theft and taken to the Volusia County Jail. His bail was set at $2,500.