There was drama on Monday evening at Choppies Supermarket Nakuru town after a middle aged woman was arrested while others escaped arrest for allegedly shoplifting/boosting utensils in the supermarket and concealing in her handbag.
The incident which took place at around 6.30pm attracted attention of the public at the busy supermarket in Nakuru’s CBD.
The woman was arrested after supermarket attendants noticed her packing plates inside her hand bag.
Gedion Sila- a security officers at Choppies supermarket said that the woman was in the company of two others who fled immediately the realized their colleague had been spotted while shoplifting.
Sila said that the suspect confessed to stealing severally from various supermarkets adding that before entering Choppies supermarket, the trio had been to Tuskys supermarket along Kenyatta Avenue.
“The suspect confessed to stealing severally from various supermarkets adding that before entering Choppies supermarket, the trio had been to Tuskys supermarket along Kenyatta Avenue” said Sila.
Sila said that the woman threatened him that she would kill him once she is released from police cells.
The woman was handed to the police and is currently being held at central police station in Nakuru.
PHOTO/Asiba:Woman arrested shoplifting utensils at a Nakuru supermarket.