Fired Walmart employee, 32, is arrested after crashing his car in front of the store

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Aisle back! Walmart employee, 32, throws his car through the store and goes on a joyride after being fired

  • Former Walmart employee Lacy Gentry, 32, hit his 2015 Volkswagen Passat in a Concord, North Carolina Walmart, causing significant damage
  • Police say they were eventually able to persuade Gentry to stop the vehicle and take him into custody
  • Police say fortunately no one in the store or agents were injured in the incident, but that the store and merchandise suffered significant ‘damage’.

Police say 32-year-old Lacy Gentry threw his 2015 Volkswagen Passat into Walmart and caused significant damage

Police say 32-year-old Lacy Gentry threw his 2015 Volkswagen Passat into Walmart and caused significant damage

A fired Walmart employee crashed his car through the front entrance of the store, causing “significant damage” after continuing to drive around inside.

Lacy Gentry reportedly smashed his 2015 Volkswagen Passat into the Walmart in Concord, North Carolina, at 6 a.m. last Friday, Concord Police said.

Police say when they got to the scene, they were eventually able to get Gentry to stop the vehicle and take him into custody.

Authorities say, while determining that Gentry is a former store employee, they have discovered no further reason for the incident.

Police said no one in the store or agents were injured in the incident, but the store itself and merchandise suffered significant ‘damage’

Police say when they got to the scene they were eventually able to get Gentry to stop the vehicle and take him into custody

Police say when they got to the scene they were eventually able to get Gentry to stop the vehicle and take him into custody

Police say when they got to the scene they were eventually able to get Gentry to stop the vehicle and take him into custody

Photos of the Concord Walmart scene also show significant damage to Gentry's vehicle

Photos of the Concord Walmart scene also show significant damage to Gentry's vehicle

Photos of the Concord Walmart scene also show significant damage to Gentry’s vehicle

Photos of the scene also show significant damage to his vehicle.

Gentry was arrested on the spot and charged with two felonies of assault with a deadly weapon on a government official, burglary and burglary crimes, two felonies of assault with a deadly weapon and other charges related to property damage.

He is currently in the Cabarrus County Jail under $ 100,000 bail.

Police say Gentry is a former store employee, but they have discovered no further motive for the incident

Police say Gentry is a former store employee, but they have discovered no further motive for the incident

Police say Gentry is a former store employee, but they have discovered no further motive for the incident

Police say fortunately no one in the store or agents were injured in the incident, but that the store itself and merchandise suffered `` significant damage. ''

Police say fortunately no one in the store or agents were injured in the incident, but that the store itself and merchandise suffered `` significant damage. ''

Police say fortunately no one in the store or agents were injured in the incident, but that the store itself and merchandise suffered “ significant damage. ”

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