Woman arrested after doing some holiday "shopping" at West Towne Mall

Dontazsha Duncan

Posted Friday, December 18, 2015---11:04 a.m.

MADISON, Wis.---Some holiday "shopping" at West Towne Mall led to the arrest of a Milwaukee woman Thursday afternoon according to a release from the Madison Police Department.

Around 3:30 p.m., police said a security guard saw three women running around the Boston Store grabbing armfuls of clothes. They were heading to the exits without paying.

The security guard was able to tackle one of the suspects, 18-year-old Dontazha A.C. Duncan.

Duncan was arrested for retail theft.

They said the other two women who were with Duncan dumped the stolen merchandise in the parking lot and took off.

Police said the value of the clothing is over $3,000.