Atmore man turns self in on theft warrant

Published 3:38 pm Thursday, December 21, 2023

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An Atmore man turned himself in on a theft warrant, according to officials.


Atmore Police Department Public Information Officer Sgt. Darrell McMann said on Dec. 17, an investigator met with a local business in reference to employee theft.

“The investigation revealed that James Sanspree, 40, of Atmore, (allegedly) removed approximately $1,600 of material from the business,” McMann said.

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McMann said an arrest warrant was obtained for Sanspree’s arrest, and he turned himself into the Escambia County Detention Center in Brewton the following day.