Walmart asset protection reported to the Ephrata Police that on July 6, 2017 at 10:15 p.m., a blond person entered Walmart, at 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, retrieved a bolt cutter from the hardware department and cut a padlock off of a gate in the garden center. The blond subject and a female acquaintance re-entered the store. The blond suspect loaded a cart with merchandise and exited the store through the gate without paying for the merchandise. The suspect left the store in a white sedan. If you know the identity of either person please call Officer Rodriguez at 717-738-9200 X237.