On March 28, 2018 the Gulfport Police Department arrested 26 year old Krista Renae Augustine, of  Gulfport, charging her with one count of Embezzlement.

The arrest was the result of a patrol response on March 28, 2018 to a report of Embezzlement at the Walmart Neighborhood Market located at 11333 Hwy 49. It was reported that Augustine had embezzled approximately $1,600 from store registers between March 12, and March 23, 2018. The incident was investigated by Gulfport Detectives. The investigation resulted in the arrest of Augustine.

The warrant was obtained from Harrison County Justice Court Judge Brandon Ladner who set bond at $5,000. Augustine was processed and transported to the Harrison County Adult Detention Center.