A senior citizen helped take down a would-be shoplifter at a Washington County mall this weekend.
Upscale Walnut Street in Pittsburgh’s Shadyside neighborhood is a place you usually don’t expect much crime. But at 1:30 p.m. Friday, pandemonium broke out as a security guard went after a shoplifter.
In casual brand name clothes, Kate Spiker was sporting cuffs and shackles heading into her preliminary hearing in Westview on retail theft charges.
Police have made an arrest in a brutal beating at the Monroeville Mall earlier this week.
There’s a break in the case of the brutal beating of a Monroeville Mall employee as she tried to stop a shoplifter. Police have now identified the attacker and have a warrant for her arrest.