EVERETT, Pa. (AP) — Wal-Mart says a “Secret Santa” paid off 194 layaway accounts worth more than $46,000 at one of its western Pennsylvania stores.
WJAC-TV says the discount chain announced the gift Friday. It was received Wednesday by employees at a store in Everett, Bedford County. That’s about 100 miles southeast of Pittsburgh.
A company spokesman tells the station that a woman walked into the store on behalf of a “Secret Santa” with a check to pay off the accounts.