Man behind bars in Washington County for allegedly scamming more than $1 million from Walmart

Thomas Frudaker, 25, was arrested in Washington County on January 8th. (WJHG/WECP)

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A man accused of a million dollar Walmart scheme was arrested in Washington County after deputies pulled him over in a traffic stop.

Washington County deputies say they pulled over Thomas Frudaker, 25, on January 8th.

Deputies say they discovered that Frudaker had an active felony warrant out of Arizona for failure to appear for court on charges of fraudulent schemes and trafficking in stolen property.

According to deputies, Frudaker is currently on felony probation for scheming another Walmart store in Arizona. They say he is believed to have defrauded a total of $1.3 million in inventory from more than 1,000 other Walmart stores nationwide.

Frudaker is waiting extradition in the Washington County Jail.

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