By John MaciasA Costco employee was arrested on Wednesday after police found he had sold alcohol disinfectants at the popular retail store in suburban Milwaukee.
A spokesperson for the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s office told ABC News that the arrest is the first for a Costco employee for selling alcohol disinfection spray at the Wisconsin store.
The Milwaukee County district attorney’s office said in a statement that they had obtained an arrest warrant charging David Schofield, 50, of Milwaukee with selling alcohol-containing disinfectant and/or chemical products to an individual who was not authorized to sell them.
According to a police affidavit, the suspect told police he had been given alcohol disinfecting spray at Costco.
Schofield was arrested Wednesday afternoon at the store and charged with violating a court order barring him from selling alcohol.