MIDDLEBURG, Fla. -- A suspected TV thief is behind bars this evening.
William "Billy" Mixon, 34, is being held in the Duval County Jail on Duval County charges such as violation of probation and will now be held on on a Clay County warrant for Grand Theft, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office Facebook.
Mixon is suspected of stealing two televisions from a Walmart on Brannan Field Road on Oct. 21. In addition to sharing suspect information with the media, the CCSO also posted the information on its Facebook.
"I received several calls from citizens with information advising they saw the post on Facebook. When someone shares the post, it spreads like wildfire," said CCSO Det. Maertz.
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