Woman accused of stealing scratch-off tickets from Jacksonville convenience store arrested

Booking photograph of Damali Barnes
Booking photograph of Damali Barnes (Jacksonville Sheriff's Office)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police arrested a woman suspected of robbing a local gas station on May 5, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Damali Barnes, 25, was arrested for robbery and dealing in stolen property. She reportedly took 31 scratch-off Florida lottery tickets from the Circle K, located on Baymeadows Road near Phillips Highway.

After the robbery, she cashed in the winning tickets at several stores across Jacksonville.

Anyone with information about the robbery or Barnes should contact the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office at 904-630-0500 or JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org. If you wish to remain anonymous and receive up to a $3,000 reward, contact Crime Stoppers line at 1-866-845-8477(TIPS).