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PD: Brothers stole over $100K of merchandise from Chandler Kohl's store

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Rafael Lopez and Yuri Lopez Saumell Rafael Lopez and Yuri Lopez Saumell

Two brothers are behind bars, accused of stealing more than $100,000 worth of merchandise from a valley Kohl's store.

Police say Rafael Lopez worked as a loss prevention officer for the Chandler store.  When his supervisor noticed an unusual increase in stolen items, that supervisor checked surveillance footage and saw Lopez's brother leaving the store with a cart full of merchandise that wasn't paid for.

The supervisor then went on the Maricopa County Sheriff's office web site, looked at the mug shots and was able to identify the brother as Yuri Lopez Saumell.

Authorities say the two brothers worked together to steal shoes, clothing, watches and perfume from the store.

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