A viral video of an alleged shoplifting incident at Bargain Lady consignment Saturday resulted in one store clerk pressing charges for assault.
Police responded to a call regarding an alleged shoplifter that was confronted by a store clerk in the store’s parking lot around 12:03 p.m.
According to the police report, the alleged shoplifter backed into the clerk three times with her car before fleeing the area. A video of the incident, uploaded to Facebook by the store clerk, shows minor children jumping out of the car as the woman drives away.
The juveniles were left in the parking lot with a relative, who was also out shopping with them that day, according to the report.
Video of the incident went viral on Facebook receiving thousands of views. The clerk alleges that the suspect had a minor child steal from the shop for her.