A Hopkinsville man was arrested at 12:15 a.m. Saturday while at Walmart on Clinic Drive after trespassing on the property and attempting to steal a sandwich, according to a Hopkinsville Police Department report.
Police were called to the store in reference to a man that had recently been trespassed from Walmart, had entered the property.
When officers arrived they found Gregory Williams, 59, Hopkinsville, near the self checkout terminals of the grocery side of the store. When police met with Williams, he initially told them he was George Williams and had forgotten his social security number, the report said.
Shortly after Williams allegedly provided officers with a social security number but came back from dispatch as false. Williams was detained by police at that time and was then identified as Gregory Williams, the report added.
Williams was searched by police, who found a sub sandwich in his right pocket that he was attempting to steal from Walmart, according to the report.
Officers also allegedly found a Brillo pad and a crack pipe, commonly associated with crack usage.
Williams admitted to police that he had smoked crack earlier in the day, the report stated.
Williams was charged with giving officers false identifying information, third-degree burglary and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Williams was also served a Christian County warrant for failure to appear.
This information was obtained through police, police reports or the Christian County Jail. Readers are reminded that a charge is only an accusation and everyone is entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law.