Police Department TestimonialScott Brent
A Texarkana, Ark. Police officer deployed a pepper gun, called the JPX Strike Force LE Pepper Gun Monday afternoon on a shoplifting suspect that was not complying at Walmart.
According to Texarkana, Ark. Police Public Information Officer Corporal, two males were allegedly observed by loss prevention stealing DVD’s and games from Walmart around 12:30 p.m. Monday. The two males got away before store loss prevention could detain them.
Around 4:30 p.m. loss prevention observed the two males return to the store and contacted TAPD.
Both suspects attempted to flee when officers made contact at the front of the store. One was quickly placed in custody. A TAPD officer deployed his JPX LE Pepper Gun on the other suspect due to the suspect not complying and resisting arrest.