Woman accused of shoplifting, assaulting employee - WSMV Channel 4

Woman accused of shoplifting, assaulting employee

Posted: Updated:

A Columbia woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon in Franklin after police said she tried to steal more than $60 in children's clothing from Macy's and assaulted a store employee.

According to Franklin Police Department spokesman Eric Johnson, Karen Fox, 35, concealed several clothing items in a shopping bag.

Store security officers confronted Fox in the parking lot, where she dropped the bag and assaulted a store employee as she fled to her parked car, police said.

A nearby officer on patrol spotted Fox's vehicle, stopped and arrested her, Johnson said.

Fox was charged with misdemeanor theft and assault.

Copyright 2013 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.




Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, WSMV; Nashville, TN. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.