Posted Tuesday, January 24, 2012 --- 11:45 a.m.
Incident Report from the Madison Police Department:
Incident Type: Battery
Incident Date: 01/23/2012 - 1:34 PM
Address: West Towne Mall
Arrested: Deshana S. Graham-Golden, age 17, Madison
Ms. Graham-Golden was arrested for Battery and Retail Theft.
Male, age 15, Madison
Teen cited for Retail Theft.
Victim: Female, age 31, Madison
Details: A Sears’ loss prevention officer was punched in the face as she tried to stop two shoplifters Monday afternoon. They had just fled the store with stolen clothing when the victim and a colleague confronted them.
Following the blow to the head, the two suspects took off across the West Towne Mall parking lot with security still in pursuit. The MPD arrested the suspects near the intersection of S. Gammon Rd. and Seybold Rd. Some of the stolen merchandise was recovered.