Employee admits to stealing $41,000 worth of lottery tickets from Abilene convenience store

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - An employee of an Abilene convenience store was arrested after admitting to stealing more than $41,000 worth of lottery tickets.

Kinsley Whitehead, 32, was arrested at her place of employment, West-T-Go on the 5000 block of Hwy 277, Wednesday and charged with Theft and Possession of a Controlled Substance. 

Whitehead's arrest report states she "did commit the theft of lottery tickets" over a period of time beginning on December 12. The stolen tickets are worth a total of $41,675. 

A small amount of methamphetamine was also found when Whitehead gave officers permission to search her purse for the stolen tickets, according to the report. 

The victim was able to provide video documentation as well as serial numbers as evidence. 


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