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Woman arrested for theft, assault

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A woman was arrested Tuesday night for shoplifting and attacking a security guard.

Betina Larson was taken into custody on Christmas Eve after being identified on surveillance video from the Walmart on Dickerson Pike.

Police say Larson stole approximately $1,132.00 worth of merchandise and attempted to leave the store without paying on December 17.

Larson was stopped and detained by a Loss Prevention Officer.

The affidavit states Larson assaulted the officer while waiting for police and fled the store.

The incident was captured on surveillance video.

The witness positively identified Larson and the tag on the vehicle registered to her.

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