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A woman tries to shoplift; throws shopping cart at Walmart AV employee | Local News









She ran away, then got caught. It happened on Sunday, February 6, 2022, just after 4:00 p.m. Apple Valley Police Department deputies received a call from Walmart near Highway 18 for a report of a female shoplifter who forced her way out of the store with a cart of stolen goods .

The woman was not there when the police showed up. Authorities learned that the woman, now identified as Natosha Sutton, walked into Walmart, picked out a few items to put in her shopping cart, then elected to walk out the front door without paying for all of the merchandise and showing her receipt .

When a Walmart employee asked Sutton to show her receipt, she got angry and forced her way to the front door. Sutton threw a shopping cart and it hit an employee as she was booking him out. Sutton left the Walmart parking lot in a red Jeep. The police found her however, and Sutton was arrested soon after at Flathead Road and Tonawanda Road by the police.

Sutton was booked into the High Desert Detention Center for theft and trespassing and is being held in lieu of $100,000 bond. She is scheduled to appear in Victorville Superior Court on February 8, 2022. In addition to the above charges, Sutton is being held on a felony warrant out of our county.