Francene, Robert Jones charged with unauthorized discounts at Target

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. - An investigation by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office found that an employee at a Super Target was giving out unauthorized discounts to friends and family.

According to PBSO, Francene Jones marked down transactions on various merchandise 79 times while working at the store located at 10155 Okeechobee Blvd. in West Palm Beach.

Investigators says that the items were purchased by Robert Jones, who is a former employee of the store and the husband of Francene.

Target employees told PBSO that the discounts totaled $248.99.

Francene Jones told deputies that she had her husband purchase various household needs.

The couple was arrested and charged with theft and fraud.