Shoplifter attacks security with hatchett www.privateofficer.com


Waterloo Oct. 23, 2007


A 24-year-old man is facing theft and weapons charges after he waved a hatchet at Wal-Mart security officers who suspected him of shoplifting. The incident happened at the store on Ottawa Street South on Thursday at about 7 p.m., Waterloo police said. Officers were called to the store after loss-prevention officers tried to make contact with the man, but were driven back when he started swinging a hatchet that he pulled from his jacket, police said. The man ran from the store, but was found a short time later by police. He was taken into custody without further incident and arrested. The hatchet and stolen property were recovered. The man, who has no fixed address, faces a number of charges including possession of a dangerous weapon, assault with a weapon, theft and carrying a concealed weapon. No one was hurt in the incident.


email us your comments, questions or news to; adminassist@privateofficer.com


JOIN THE FASTEST GROWING SECURITY OFFICER ASSOCIATION FOR JUST $35!

go to www.privateofficer.com join today!

Subscribe to receive free email updates:

0 Response to "Shoplifter attacks security with hatchett www.privateofficer.com"

Post a Comment