Police: Woman caught shoplifting kicked deputy, then ran
A woman assaulted a Washtenaw County sheriff’s deputy after she and another woman were caught trying to take things from a store, Ypsilanti Police said.
Two women went into the Dollar General Store at 50 Ecorse Road in Ypsilanti about 4:45 p.m. Friday and filled their purses with merchandise, then tried to leave, police said.
One woman was caught at the store. Sheriff’s deputies stopped the other woman, but she kicked a deputy and fled, police said. Deputies caught her in a building a short distance away, police said.
The investigation is continuing.