A Shreveport woman and three Natchitoches women are behind bars after they allegedly stole items from an East Texas business.
Around 9 p.m. Wednesday a merchant at The Village at Cumberland Park contacted Tyler Police about four women who had stolen items from their store.
A TPD officer working security for the shopping center, saw the suspects leave the store and place the merchandise in their vehicle.
When the women saw the officer, they ran before being caught hiding behind a hotel in the shopping center.
Upon further investigation, it was determined they stole more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from several merchants in the shopping center. The items were recovered by police.
The following suspects were arrested and booked into the Smith County Jail for theft:
1) Shadonna Pennington, 29, of Shreveport
2) Ashley White, 32, of Natchitoches
3) Sabrina White, 33, of Natchitoches
4) Shadiamond Davis, 19, of Natchitoches