In hopes of avoiding the search, the suspect removed the merchandise from her person and admitted to her theft.Infraction was handled locally by the LP officer without the inclusion of law enforcement.She was familiar to LP officers tactics so she stayed quiet, but she was eventually put through the Shop Lyfter treatment, but this time a little rougher to deter her from attempting to commit a crime again.
Store jewelry was recovered on the suspects person.
LP officer had been needing a perpetrator to make an example of.
Suspect was then given an alternate option to contacting law enforcement.
Suspect was not cooperating with LP officer and was told a strip search would follow.
Merchandise was recovered and suspect was destined for jail.
Instead, LP office handled infraction on site and suspect learned her lesson.Suspect offered to pay for products but offer was declined.LP officer knew suspects mother and a deal was reached. Suspect caused suspicion immediately upon entering store due to religious clothing. Suspect was shown leniency and released on her own recognizance.Suspect submitted to full body search as BF watched, and jewelry was recovered from suspects private area.BF was given option to bail out suspect and reconcile, but decided it would be better for her to learn the hard way.Strip search was then commenced and the LP officer handled the situation internally. This location allowed for suspect to have one phone call to contact some to either pay or vouch for them, and this suspect called who mother who was not supportive at all, and let her daughter learn her lesson the hard and rough way.