Anthony Scott Cox, 35 of Calhoun, was arrested this week after he allegedly stole a laptop from the West Rome Wal-Mart.

Reports said that Cox broke the security device from the computer and then proceeded to place it down his pants before walking out of the store without paying.

The incident occurred on June 6.

Cox is charged with theft by shoplifting felony, theft by shoplifting misdemeanor and obstruction of police.