DAWSON CREEK, BC: A male is in custody following an incident at Walmart on Sunday…
Officers in the area of Walmart were alerted to a shoplifting incident that ended with a male suspect threatening a Loss Prevention Officer (LPO) with a large knife.
While the LPO attempted to retrieve what was believed to be stolen merchandise, the male suspect brandished a large knife and threatened to kill the LPO.
Police caught up with the suspect in the Canadian Tire parking lot and he was arrested. A search of the male located a large kitchen knife, a machete, a small amount of a substance believed to be methamphetamine and some stolen merchandise.
The male is currently remains in police custody.