Brownstown man facing over 100 felony counts after stealing from a local convenience store

SEYMOUR – A Brownstown man is facing 101 Level 6 felony counts of theft and fraud after Seymour Police discovered he stole over $28,000 in merchandise and money from Speedway in Seymour.

On Dec. 6, 2022, Seymour Police officers responded to a report of an employee stealing items and cash from Speedway at 1530 East Tipton Street., according to a news release by Lt. C.J. Foster.

Initially, reports showed a little more than $16,000 in cash and merchandise had gone missing since November 2022 from the store, Lt. Foster added.

An internal audit by Speedway corporate headquarters later revealed more than $28,000 had been taken by a former employee, 25-year-old Quincy Tyler Browning.

Quincy Browning

Investigators interviewed Browning on Jan. 3. Browning confessed to taking the cash and refunding merchandise that was allegedly sold and keeping the money.

Browning was booked into the Jackson County Jail in Brownstown at 12:43 p.m. on Tuesday, January 17. He posted a $1,500 bond on Thursday, Jan. 19 and was released.