Brazen liquor store bandit back in jail, facing theft charges, resisting arrest

Sekonie Jones was caught on camera in 2017 shoplifting multiple liquor bottles

Brazen liquor store bandit back in jail, facing theft charges, resisting arrest
A woman lands herself behind bars for theft again after becoming a viral sensation for shoplifting at a Shreveport liquor store in 2017. (Source: CPSO)

CADDO PARISH, LA (KSLA) - A woman known for a viral video of her shoplifting several liquor bottles in 2017 is back in jail.

Sekonie Jones, 38, Of Shreveport is charged with two counts of theft and a charge of resisting an officer.

Her bond is set at $6,000.

In August 2017, Jones was caught on video stealing multiple bottles from a Shreveport liquor store. Shreveport-Caddo CrimeStoppers shared the video on its YouTube in hopes someone would identify her.

However, due to Jones’ brazenness, the video was shared across social media and amassed a viewing total of nearly 200,000 times on YouTube.

In post on her personal Facebook, she appeared to admit to the 2017 crime saying “I hustle that’s what I do.”

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