Massive Theft From Wisconsin Mattel Warehouse
An Illinois man is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in toys from a Mattel warehouse in Wilmot.
The Kenosha County Sheriff's Department has charged Nigel Thompson of McHenry, Illinois with 31 counts of theft.
Authorities say it was an inside job.
According to the Kenosha News, Thompson shipped more than $292,000 worth of American Girl merchandise to family members.
The hugely popular dolls retail for about $120 each. Books, clothing and other accessories are also in high demand.