Woman scams Walmart clerks, walks away with $1,800 in cash, gift cards

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LINCOLN, Neb. – Lincoln Police said a scammer walked away with $1,800 in gift cards and cash after she went into two Walmarts and scammed the clerk.

LPD said on February 10 around 6 p.m., a woman walked into Walmart at 2500 Jamie Lane and said she used to work at a different Walmart location.

She asked the clerk to put a code into the computer and said she wanted $400 on a Walmart gift card and $500 in cash.

Police said the woman then walked away and never paid.

According to LPD, the same woman pulled a similar scam at the Walmart at 84th and Highway 2.

The scammer walked away with $1,800 in total in gift cards and cash.