Officers scuffle with shoplifting suspect

Police scuffle with shoplifting suspect at the Dayton Mall. (Photo/Miami Twp. Police Department)
Police scuffle with shoplifting suspect at the Dayton Mall. (Photo/Miami Twp. Police Department)

MIAMI TWP., Ohio (WDTN) – Miami Township police are working with loss prevention officers at the Dayton Mall to stop an accused shoplifter.

Investigators say a man was spotted trying to steal a robotic sweeper from J C Penny Friday.

You can see him struggling with officers on surveillance video in the parking lot before taking off in a pickup truck.

Police are now searching for him.

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