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Top left: Brian O. Brown, 27; Byron Conrad Ruffin, 31; Hakeem Terrell Knowlin, 30;

Bottom left: Horace Washington, 64; Howard James Castle, 52; Nortira Petitfrere Jr., 40

Georgetown Police Department have arrested six Georgetown City employees  after allegedly stealing $400 case worth of Crown Royal.

The six suspects are identified as:

Brian Q. Brown

Byron Conrad Ruffin

Hakeem Terrell Knowlin

Horace Washington

Howard James Castle

Nortitra Petitfrere Jr. 

According to an incident report from the GCPD, officers responded to a theft report in the area of Front and Broad Street around 7:30 p.m. on October 19. Upon arriving, the victim reportedly stated he was told by a witness that a man went under his tent and stole a case of Crown Royal. The liquor was valued at about $400.

According to the witness, he saw six men reportedly employed with the city's garbage disposal department enter the tent, pick up an unopened case of the liquor, place it in a trash can and roll the trash can out.

The witness also reportedly told police he tried to look in the trash can, but a man wouldn’t let him get close to the trash can.