Foot Pursuit at Wal-Mart
LIBERTY, April 27, 2014 - Officer Walter with the City of Liberty Police Department responded to Wal-Mart to pickup some paperwork when he was advised that a person who had come into the story twice needed to be issued a Criminal Trespass Warning by store management.
The person had came into the store selected car seats from the store and then went to Customer Service and obtained a fraudulent refund.
It just so happened that the person was in the store while Officer Walter was there.
Officer Walter gave pursuit.
DeBlanc ran across the parking lot and into the woods on the west side of the Chili’s Restaurant where Officers with the assistance of Liberty County SO Deputies fished him out of the woods.
DeBlanc was arrested for Evading Arrest and Detention and two counts of Organized Retail Theft and transported to the Liberty County Jail.