Walmart employees misused $20,000 of a Christmas donation Chicago Bears linebacker Khalil Mack’s foundation made to pay off layaways for customers of the store in Fort Pierce, Florida, where he was born and raised, .
, but layaways totaled only $60,000, so the store’s management let employees purchase the $20,000 balance worth of items on layaway, the company’s internal investigation found.
Walmart would not say whether any employees were disciplined or, if so, how.
“We have determined the store did not handle the transaction in keeping with Walmart’s guidelines and have taken corrective action,” company spokesperson Delia Garcia said.
Garcia would not say how many employees benefited, whether managers were among them or how many managers were involved. in the donation alerted company officials, who investigated, a company